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Telia buys Get and TDC Norway for NOK 21 billion

2018-07-17 08:25:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Telia Company said it has agreed to buy Get TDC Norway from Danish operator TDC at an enterprise value of NOK 21 billion on a cash and debt-free basis, which will result in a comprehensive supplier and a challenger in the market. The announcement comes shortly after TDC Group was taken over by a consortium of pension funds and Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets and decided to split up its Danish operations into network and services arms.

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Netflix Q2 results disappoint on slowdown in subscriber growth

2018-07-17 08:16:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Netflix added 5.15 million new streaming subscribers in the second quarter, for a total base of 130.14 million at the end of June. The growth was less than the company's forecast for 131.2 million customers in June, and Netflix's share price fell 14 percent in after-hours trade. 

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New fibre network JV set to bolster connectivity across Canada

2018-07-17 02:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

A new joint venture between Metro Optic, Crosslake Fibre and Utilities Kingston is set to dramatically boost connectivity between Montreal and Toronto. Maple Leaf Fibre…read more on TotalTele.com »


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Deutsche Telekom rolls out ultrafast 100Mbps broadband to 35,000 new customers

2018-07-17 02:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

Deutsche Telekom has upgraded its networks across 60 municipalities in Germany, bringing superfast, 100Mbps broadband to 35,000 new customers across Germany. Many of the new customers reside in rural areas of the country which have been typically harder to reach than their metropolitan compatriots…read more on TotalTele.com »


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France to rollout 5G in 2020 but only in one city!

2018-07-17 02:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

  French telecoms regulator ARCEP has laid out its vision for 5G, in a new 5G roadmap published in conjunction with the French government. The document reaffirms France's commitment to rolling out 5G as a national priority and states that "…read more on TotalTele.com »

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Regulators in the developing world must get real over spectrum pricing

2018-07-17 02:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

Prohibitively expensive spectrum pricing is a key barrier to increasing mobile penetration levels in the developing world, according to a new report published by the GSMA. The report found that governments across the developing world are helping to drive up the cost of mobile spectrum as a way of maximising revenues for the state…read more on TotalTele.com »

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TalkTalk adds 67,000 connections, as it continues its focus on fibre

2018-07-17 02:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

TalkTalk added 67,000 fibre connections over the past three months, according to the company's recent financial report. "We have continued to see solid demand for fibre with 67k net adds in the quarter (Q1 FY18…read more on TotalTele.com »

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Netflix shares slump 14% on tough Q2 figures

2018-07-17 02:00:00| Total Telecom industry news

  Shares in global pay-TV giant Netflix plunged 14 per cent overnight, as the company reported a tougher than expected set of financials for the second quarter of 2018. Netflix added 5.2 million new subscribers in Q2 2018, well short of the 6.2 million it had predicted. While Netflix tried to put a positive spin on the quarter's results…read more on TotalTele.com »

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France announces 5G roadmap

2018-07-16 16:44:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) French regulator Arcep has published a document highlighting its priorities to prepare the country for the launch of 5G services, as part of a roadmap agreed with the government. The work programme is sponsored by secretaries of state Mounir Mahjoubi and Delphine Geny-Stephann, who are in charge of digital affairs and economic affairs, respectively. Among the main targets set in roadmap, France will allocate new 5G frequencies and ensure a commercial rollout in at least one major city by 2020, while the main transport routes will be covered by 2025.

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MTN sells Cyprus unit to Monaco Telecom for EUR 260 mln

2018-07-16 11:01:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) MTN Group has agreed to sell its Cyprus unit to Monaco Telecom for about EUR 260 million. MTN Cyprus is MTN's only operating business in the EU, and was acquired as part of MTN Group's acquisition of telecoms holding company Investcom in 2006. It falls outside the group's core footprint of Africa and the Middle East.

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