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Oman Telecoms Market Report 2018 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Oman Telecoms Market Report 2018” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This country report and accompanying data annex provide a comprehensive overview of Oman’s telecoms market, including KPIs and data on subscribers, penetration, revenue and ARPU. The report analyses the strategies of major players in the country’s fixed and mobile telecoms markets, and includes market share data ... Read More »

Netherlands Telecoms Market Report 2018 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Netherlands Telecoms Market Report 2018” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This country report and accompanying data annex provide a comprehensive overview of Netherland’s telecoms market, including KPIs and data on subscribers, penetration, revenue and ARPU. The report analyses the strategies of major players in the country’s fixed and mobile telecoms markets, and includes market share data ... Read More »

Telecoms operators seek policy flexibility in favour of CDMAs

The Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) on Wednesday called for policy flexibility in favour of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) operators. The ALTON Chairman, Mr Gbenga Adebayo, told Newsmen in Lagos that the Federal Government should give the operators access to capital and other incentives to survive. Telecoms Mast “With the declining CDMA operation in Nigeria, there ... Read More »

Telecoms Company Vodafone Making Drastic Shift To Renewables

U.K.-based Vodafone Group PLC, one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies, has joined the RE100 initiative and committed to purchase 100% of the electricity it uses from renewable sources by 2025. Led by The Climate Group, in partnership with CDP, RE100 brings together major companies around the world committed to 100% renewable electricity. Notably, Vodafone’s operations are currently powered by 13% ... Read More »

Vivo, Claro lead Brazilian telecoms market in Q1 – research

Data on the Brazilian telecoms market provided by consultancy Teleco shows that Vivo and Claro led in three telecoms market indicators in Q1 2018, with TIM leading in two indicators.  The analysis covers the country’s six largest telecoms operators. Vivo is leader for net revenue (BRL 10.8 billion); mobile market share (30.5%) and revenue (BRL 6.7 billion); fixed telephony market ... Read More »

Vodacom in biggest BEE telecoms deal

Vodacom will spend R1.1bn on an employee share ownership scheme as part of its R17.5bn broad-based black economic empowerment (BEE) deal — the biggest BEE deal in the telecommunications sector. The scheme will benefit 4,637 permanent employees in SA. “The employee share scheme effectively is for all employees, but black employees and [especially] black female employees will obviously get the ... Read More »

Tanzania charges telecoms executives with fraud in tax evasion crackdown

Tanzanian prosecutors on Wednesday charged two chief executives of mobile phone companies and four other suspects with fraud as part of a crackdown against tax evasion in the East African nation. The executives charged were Le Van Dai, 35, managing director of Halotel Tanzania, owned by Vietnam-based telecoms operator Viettel, and Sherif El Barbary, managing director of Zantel. Dai is ... Read More »

Is listing an option for Remgro telecoms subsidiary?

Remgro could look to listing its telecoms investments after its 51%-held subsidiary Community Investment Ventures Holdings (CIVH) snapped up a 35% stake in fibre network provider Vumatel last week. It seems CIVH will look to combining Vumatel with its fast-growing fibre network specialist Dark Fibre Africa (DFA), in a bid to consolidate a slab of SA’s expanding broadband network. Remgro ... Read More »