14 Sep 2022

Mobile

VodafoneZiggo launches network slicing for B2B customers

Companies and organisations in the Netherlands can now ‘reserve a portion’ of VodafoneZiggo’s public mobile network for their own use, via the operator’s new Network Slicing service. Claiming a Dutch... more

T-Mobile Poland to begin 3G switch-off this month

T-Mobile Poland is to begin its nationwide 3G network shutdown on 26 September. The firm says it has already completed trial shutdowns in four areas of Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship, freeing up... more

O! carries out widespread 4G enhancement; switches on 5G demo zone

Kyrgyz cellco Nur Telecom (O!) reported on its website that it switched on hundreds of new 4G LTE base stations over the course of the summer and modernised many sites,... more

Regulatory round-up: Anatel revokes 450MHz licences; Algar given roaming deadline; Neko in hot water

In a busy week of activity, Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency (Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicacoes, Anatel) has issued a series of regulatory decisions. On 13 September Anatel's Board of Directors terminated... more

Africell Angola launching ‘free’ mobile TV this year

The Africell group has signed a partnership agreement with UK-based Perception TVCDN to launch a mobile TV service for Africell Angola customers, scheduled to launch in the fourth quarter of... more

Fixed Broadband

brsk bags further funding to support its ongoing FTTP rollout

British pure fibre broadband provider brsk has secured additional funding of up to GBP178 million (USD207 million) to support its ongoing fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) network rollout, ISPreview reports. It is understood... more

Corporate/Financial

Consolidated closes USD490m sale of mobile interests to Verizon

Consolidated Communications has announced that its Clio Subsidiary unit has completed the sale of its limited partnership interests in five mobile partnerships to Cellco Partnership (Verizon Wireless), which fulfils the... more