Search

European Hosted IP Telephony And UCaaS Market Prepares To Stave Off Competition From Aggressive US Players

European telecom carriers’ initiatives to discontinue integrated services digital network (ISDN) services are driving carrier and customer migration to Internet protocol (IP) connectivity services. The move is also fuelling adoption of next-generation business communication solutions, such as hosted private branch exchange (PBX) and unified communications as a service (UCaaS). Increasing availability of compelling cloud communications offerings and expanding feature sets,…

Read More

Telenor Bulgaria boosts mobile data usage in Q1

Telenor Bulgaria said on Wednesday it recorded an annual increase of 134% in the total mobile data usage in the company network in the first quarter of 2017 mainly due to the expansion and optimization of its 4G network. “As of end-April 2017, data traffic via the company’s 4G network comprises more than 52.5% of the total data traffic,” Telenor…

Read More

Sasa Filipovic appointed interim CEO of Telenor Bulgaria

Mr. Sasa Filipovic was appointed interim Chief Executive Officer of Telenor Bulgaria, effective May 20, and will replace Mr. Michael Foley who was appointed CEO of Grameenphone Bangladesh, part of Telenor Group. Mr. Filipovic will be interim CEO of Telenor Bulgaria until the recruitment process to fill the vacant position in Telenor Bulgaria is completed. He will also continue performing…

Read More

Mobile Operators Must Embrace the $100 Billion Mobile Advertising Market Says Strategy Analytics

Mobile operators should be doing more to leverage subscriber data in mobile advertising, particularly in the face of stalling service revenue. Strategy Analytics latest report “Where Can Mobile Operators Succeed in Mobile Advertising?” concludes that the majority of operators are failing to take advantage of strong demand for transparent, precise and verifiable audience data from media buyers despite being perceived…

Read More

Data roaming increased by 900 percent, Telenor announce

It is a year since Telenor, as the first operator, removed roaming costs in all EU and EEA countries. During this year, travelers traveling to Norway have dramatically changed the mobile habits, and data roaming has increased by 900 percent. Norwegians use the most data traffic in Spain, shows Telenor’s numbers. The news about free roaming, which we released exactly…

Read More

EU’s antitrust watchdog announced raids on Sweden’s telecommunications companies

The European Commission on Tuesday said it had carried out surprise inspections at four major Swedish mobile telecommunication companies, which it suspects of having breached EU antitrust rules. According to an announcement issued by the Berlaymont on Tuesday, both EU and Swedish Competition Authority (Konkurrensverket) were involved in the raid. Unannounced inspections, as the ones that have already taken place,…

Read More

Norwegian MVNOs complain about Telenor price regulation

Norwegian MVNOs Komplett Mobil, Hello, Saga Mobil, Chili Mobil, Telipol and PepCall are complaining to the Ministry of Transport and Communication that regulation of Telenor is ineffective, according to the news portal Nettavisen. READ MORE:  Norway Telecom Market The portal cited an article in business daily Dagens Naeringsliv (DN), in which Komplett Mobil CEO Haakon Dyrnes said the oversight of…

Read More

Telenor sells more Veon (ex VimpelCom) shares, to book accounting loss

Telenor ASA today announces that the underwriters have priced its offering of 70 million common shares in VEON Ltd. (formerly known as VimpelCom Ltd.) in the form of common shares and American Depositary Shares (ADSs) at a public offering price of USD 3.75 per ADS/share, resulting in net proceeds to Telenor of USD 259 million. The offering is expected to…

Read More

Telenor Group launches IoT pilot for Norwegian entrepreneurs

Telenor Group today unveils a new experimental Internet of Things (IoT) offering, Telenor Start IoT, in Norway. Available free of charge to Norwegian entrepreneurs and students, the multi-city pilot initiative will support entrepreneurship, boost innovation and new national competence building “By providing cost-free access to next-generation IoT infrastructure, we provide Norwegian startups and students with the ability to develop and…

Read More

Telenor holds Norway’s first 5G demonstration on 20 March

Telenor Norway is holding what it claims is the first Norwegian demonstration of 5G technology on 20 March, starting at 08:45 hrs on the dot. READ MORE: Norway Telecom Market Anyone wanting to attend should register by 14:00 hrs on 17 March. It will take place at Telenor’s Fornebu Joint Innovation Centre.

Read More
%d bloggers like this: