Ericsson, Mobitel start Connect To Learn project in Kandy

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Ericsson Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel, Open University of Sri Lanka (OUSL) and the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) have unveiled the Connect to Learn initiative for the Kandy region. Connect to Learn is the global education initiative founded by the Earth Institute, Ericsson and Millennium Promise, which leverages ICT for a 21st century education in developing countries. The technology …

EditorEricsson, Mobitel start Connect To Learn project in Kandy

Mobitel extends cash giveaway to LKR 230 mln for 2015

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Sri Lanka Telecom’s mobile unit Mobitel has extended its Cash Bonanza Draw to another year by offering LKR 230 million in prizes for its customers. Mobitel’s customer reward scheme will now be offered for the sixth successive year. As part of the campaign, Mobitel customers will receive various benefits on each LKR 50 top-up, recharge or bill paid. The 2015 …

EditorMobitel extends cash giveaway to LKR 230 mln for 2015

Mobitel Customer Experience Center in Jaffna

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Sri Lanka Telecom’s mobile unit Mobitel has relocated its Jaffna branch on Kankasanthurai Road to a new ‘Customer Experience Center’ at the Rubarn Complex. Store visitors will be able to experience the smartphones, tablets and data devices offered by Mobitel. He Jaffna Customer Experience Center coincides with the launch of the third decentralised call center in the island. Mobitel’s Jaffna …

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New Internationational tariff plans, roaming discounts by Mobitel

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Mobitel, the mobile operator working under the Beeline brand has recently launched its new ‘International Tariff’. All calls to the US and Canada cost GEL 0.05 per minute under the tariff, the rate of calls to CIS countries is GEL 0.20 per minute, calls to Asian, European states, as well as to neighboring Arzerbaijan, are being offered for GEL 0.30 per minute. On-net calls …

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Mobitel launches mobile MBA (Sri Lanka)

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Mobitel, a leading Sri Lankan mobile service provider has come together with Scotland’s Edinburgh Napier University to launch the first of its kind mobile MBA for aspiring Sri Lankan executives. This new MBA programme allows students to follow lectures in an interactive virtual classroom and will be delivered via Mobitel’s mLearning platform. The online degree will be on par with …

EditorMobitel launches mobile MBA (Sri Lanka)

Mobitel launches Nokia C5-03 in Slovenia

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Mobitel has launched Nokia C5-03 on its network. The smartphone is available in two colors, white aluminum and black aluminum, along with various two-year packages at prices ranging between US$1.40 and US$139.39 or without any contractual obligation at US$308.35. The handset is based on the latest Symbian OS. It features a 3.2″ screen with a resolution of 360 x 640 pixels. The touchscreen is …

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Sri Lanka telecom to increase CAPEX

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Sri Lanka’s largest fixed access provider, Sri Lanka Telecom has stated that it is increasing capital expenditure which had flagged during a recent downturn to modernize its network, build broadband capacity and expand into former war torn areas. According to Chief Executive Greg Young, declining depreciation was indicating that its network was ageing, signaling need to accelerate modernization to meet …

EditorSri Lanka telecom to increase CAPEX

Telekom Slovenia 9-month profit down by 83%

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­­Telekom Slovenia Group has reported its first nine months results and as per them the company’s revenues declined by 1% to US$842.16 million. The net profit of the company dropped to US$8.73 million from US$50.26. The operating revenue in Telekom Slovenia and Mobitel, dropped by 4% in this period, and remained level in other Slovenian companies. In Kosovo and Macedonia, …

EditorTelekom Slovenia 9-month profit down by 83%

Mobitel Given time to abide by Mobile Banking Regulations

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Mobitel, Cambodian mobile network operator, has been given time until February to ensure its mobile money service abiding by the Central Bank regulations. The mobile network is required to search for a partner with a local bank to support the mobile money transfer service. The Central Bank issued a ruling in August that it must oversee credit remittances – which …

EditorMobitel Given time to abide by Mobile Banking Regulations