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Company news: Prabhat Telecoms (India)

Prabhat Telecoms (India) has entered into a framework supply agreement with Metro Cash & Carry India Private Limited for selling various telecom accessories and other accessories through its branches located at Western Express Highway, Borivali (East), Mumbai, and others. Metro Cash & Carry India is a Bangalore-headquartered company. Shares of Prabhat Telecoms closed at ₹401, down 0.25 per cent, on ... Read More »

Huawei frustration boils over as CIA allegedly shows the goods –

In China Huawei cybersecurity bosses vented their frustrations, while in the US, the CIA has reportedly produced evidence of Chinese Government investment in the telco vendor. According to The Times, the CIA has produced strong, but not concrete, evidence of the Chinese Government investing in Huawei. The investment is allegedly from the People’s Liberation Army, China’s National Security Commission and ... Read More »

Safety: NCAA to pull down over 7,000 mobile telecoms masts

Louis Ibah Internet and communication blackout looms in Nigeria as the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says it would be pulling down over 7,000 telecommunication masts and towers illegally erected by Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) for constituting threats to the safety of aircraft operations in the country.  Spokesman for the NCAA, Mr. Sam Adurogboye told journalists in Lagos ... Read More »

Ooredoo CEO Ian Dench Ranked 4th Top CEO in Telecoms in GCC

Muscat: Celebrating a passion to lead change and innovation, Ian Dench, Ooredoo’s Chief Executive Officer, has been ranked top 4th CEO in the Telecoms, Tech, and Media category at the prestigious GCC Top 100 CEO Awards 2019. The awards were organised by TRENDS magazine in partnership with INSEAD, one of the world’s leading and largest graduate business schools, and honoured ... Read More »

Prabhat Telecoms India Ltd signs framework supply agreement with METRO Cash & Carry India Private Limited

Prabhat Telecoms (India) Ltd have entered into the “Framework Supply Agreement” with METRO Cash & Carry India Private Limited for selling various telecoms accessories and other accessories in METRO Cash & Carry India Private Limited located at Western Express Highway, Borivali (East), Mumbai – 400066 and at its other branches. METRO Cash & Carry India Private Limited was established in ... Read More »

Telecoms sector requires 38,000 new BTS – The Nation Newspaper

A Nigerian firm, Pan African Towers (PAT) Limited, has said there is a 38,000 deficit of base transmission station (BTS) in the telecom sector requiring huge investment. It, however, said the introduction of colocation and infrastructure sharing by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has eased the task as it has taken a chunk of capital expenditure (capex) off the mobile ... Read More »

5G May Be Holy Grail for Telecom, But Energy Sector Feels Much Anxiety Over New Network – Forbes

While telecom giants are boasting faster, unlimited wireless connectivity for their mobile phone users under the long-awaited fifth generation wireless network (5G), the energy industry is worried. Energy groups are warning regulators that a 5G rollout without securing adequate bandwidth for the sector could cause major harm to the nation’s electric grid and critical infrastructure. FTC Narrowly Focused Spectrum, space ... Read More »

Last week in telecoms: M&A and spectrum auctions – Telecompaper

Week 16 was heavy on M&A and auctions related news. The Telecompaper Stock Index European Telecoms Services ended the week up 0.4 percent, behind the EuroStoxx 50’s 1.5 percent gain. Year-to-date, our index is strongly underperforming the broader market with a gain of just 6.4 percent, versus +16.6 percent for the EuroStoxx 50. M&A It was a rough ride for ... Read More »