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Nigeria secures $4bn telecoms investment from India – Vanguard … – Vanguard

By Emmanuel Elebeke A team of Indian entrepreneurs has offered to invest about $4 billion into the Nigerian telecommunications sector. <!– Vanguard responsive ad (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); –> The prospective Indian investors struck the deal with the Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo    Shittu, at the just concluded  World Summit on the Information Society, WSIS Forum 2017 in Geneva, ... Read More »

Nigeria secures $4bn telecoms investment from India – Vanguard

By Emmanuel Elebeke A team of Indian entrepreneurs has offered to invest about $4 billion into the Nigerian telecommunications sector. <!– Vanguard responsive ad (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); –> The prospective Indian investors struck the deal with the Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo    Shittu, at the just concluded  World Summit on the Information Society, WSIS Forum 2017 in Geneva, ... Read More »

EU telecoms watchdog: 'We are independent and we bother powerful people' – EURACTIV

Sébastien Soriano spoke to EURACTIV about the draft overhaul of EU telecoms law, criticism that he is lobbying to change the rules, net neutrality and the likely new Digital Commissioner Mariya Gabriel. Soriano is the 2017 chair of BEREC, the body representing European telecoms regulators, and the head of French regulator Arcep. This interview has been edited for length. You ... Read More »

House Bill to Restrict Pentagon Contracts With Chinese Telecoms – Washington Free Beacon

Getty Images BY: Bill GertzFollow @BillGertzJune 23, 2017 2:03 pm The pending House defense bill contains new provisions that would restrict the Pentagon from buying equipment from Chinese or Russian telecommunications firms over cyber attack fears. A section of the fiscal 2018 defense authorization legislation calls for protecting the security of the nuclear command and control and communications systems from ... Read More »

India to take corrective steps to ensure telecoms growth: Manoj Sinha – The New Indian Express

Manoj Sinha (File Photo | PTI) MUMBAI: India’s telecoms minister said on Thursday that the government would take corrective steps to ensure growth in the sector, the world’s second-biggest by number of users, amid worries about financial stress. Carriers in India’s telecoms sector have been hurt by a price war eating into revenues and profit. High levels of debt in ... Read More »

Telecoms Lower Amid Growth Concerns — Telecoms Roundup – Fox Business

Shares of telecommunications companies declined amid growth concerns. Continue Reading Below The U.S. unit of European telecommunications company Altice, formed through the merger of New York-based Cablevision Systems and Suddenlink Communications, is expected to start trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday after launching in what would be the largest initial-public offering in the telecom sector since the ... Read More »

Public Utilities Commission has to be “retooled” as telecoms liberalisation nears – Demerara Waves

Chairwoman of the Public Utilities Commission, Dela Britton and President David Granger shortly after she was sworn in before the Guyanese leader. The newly-appointed Chairwoman of the Public Utilities Commission (PUC), Dela Britton on Wednesday listed retooling the regulatory agency as one of her priorities at a time when Guyana is preparing to liberalise the telecommunications sector. “The Commission, as ... Read More »

Minister Facilitates $4bn Telecoms Investment to Nigeria – THISDAY Newspapers

Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu Emma Okonji The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, who is Nigeria’s Head of Delegation to the just concluded World Summit on the Information Society, WSIS FORUM 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland, has struck a business deal that will facilitate over $4 billion telecommunications investments from India to Nigeria. The minister, while making his presentation at one ... Read More »

Why I Ditched US Telecoms – Seeking Alpha

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Why I Ditched US TelecomsSeeking AlphaI don't necessarily think the two major US telecoms are necessarily bad yield plays, but as a younger investor, I don't really need the yield, and over the years, my thought process has changed when it comes to investing. I also don't like that these … Source link Read More »

NCC develops initiatives to empower telecoms consumers … – Guardian (blog)

Telecommunication mast • Danbatta emerges ‘CEO of the Year’ To ensure that telecom consumers are well Protected, Informed and Educated (PIE mandate), the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), said it has developed a series of initiatives with the aim of empowering consumers with appropriate information. This will ensure that their rights are not only protected but their choices also provide them ... Read More »