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Qualcomm outlines opposition to Broadcom bid in letter to shareholders

2018-01-16 17:26:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Qualcomm has issued a letter to shareholders and investors presentation outlining its board's opposition to Broadcom's proposed takeover bid and plans to grow the chipmaker on its own. The offence comes ahead of an AGM in March where Broadcom has proposed its own slate of directors for Qualcomm. 


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BT introduces Ultrafast Fibre with 100 Mbps speed guarantee

2018-01-16 16:57:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) BT Consumer has announced the launch of 'Ultrafast Fibre' broadband with a 100 Mbps speed guarantee. Customers will be paid GBP 20 in compensation if their download speed falls below 100 Mbps, with BT claiming to be the only UK ISP to offer these speeds with a guarantee, backed by compensation. 


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Iliad appoints 29-year-old as Italian CEO

2018-01-16 11:56:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) French operator Iliad has announced the appointment of 29-year-old Benedetto Levi as the CEO of its new Italian mobile operation. Turin-born Levi has a master's in management from the ESCP Europe business school in Paris where he founded a startup specialising in the sale of smartphone accessories. In 2015 he was appointed country manager of Italian startup Captain Train, later acquired by global train ticket retailer Trainline.


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Ericsson plans SEK 14.2 billion in impairment charges in Q4

2018-01-16 09:54:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Ericsson announced it will take a total of SEK 14.2 billion in impairment charges in its Q4 2017 results. In addition to writing down the value of old assets, the company will take a charge for the corporate tax reform in the US. The one-time items are expected to leave the company deep in the red for 2017.


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Ooredoo brings fibre broadband to 77,000 homes in Oman

2018-01-16 01:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

Ooredoo has boosted its superfast fibre broadband network, brining gigabit services to 77,000 more homes across Oman. “We have always made our customers&rsquo…read more on TotalTele.com »


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Ericsson to write down $1.8 billion in Q4 2017

2018-01-16 01:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

Ericsson has announced that it will write down $1.8 billion (SEK14.2 billion) as it prepares to release its whole year figures for 2017. The write down will be booked in the fourth quarter of 2017…read more on TotalTele.com »


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Voneus acquires SugarNet to boost rural broadband reach in the UK

2018-01-16 01:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

 Rural broadband specialists Voneus has today acquired superfast local ISP SugarNet. The move will boost Voneus' reach to 50 towns and villages across the UK.  “SugarNet and Voneus have always had very similar missions &ndash…read more on TotalTele.com »


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Telekom Malaysia signs fibre deal to boost connectivity

2018-01-16 01:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

Telekom Malaysia and Tenaga Nasional have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to accelerate the roll out of full fibre networks in Malaysia. “This collaboration will capitalise on the combined strength of both government…read more on TotalTele.com »


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Orange loses deputy CEO Pierre Louette - report

2018-01-15 17:30:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Pierre Louette, Orange deputy CEO and group general secretary, is reportedly going to leave the company soon, after joining as executive vice president and general secretary in 2010. The news, based on information gathered by La Lettre de L'Expansion, has not been confirmed by Orange.


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German associations criticize govt coalition agreement for failure to support fibre roll-out

2018-01-15 15:28:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) A number of industry associations in Germany including Breko and the VATM have criticized the draft coalition agreement reached between the conservative CDU and the centre-left SPD for failing to place enough emphasis on fibre broadband roll-out as Germany strives for nationwide gigabit broadband coverage by 2025. 

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