Djezzy signs up 60,000 3G customers in 2 weeks (Algeria)

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Algerian mobile operator Djezzy signed up 60,000 subscribers to its 3G service within 2 weeks of the service’s launch on 5 July, announced parent company Orascom Telecom Algerie’s CEO, Viccenzo Nesci, at a press event on 17 July. He explained that Djezzy management followed a 3G training programme last year at Italian operator Wind, the first subsidiary of the VimpelCom …

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India extends reservation period for telecom orders made to ITI

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The Indian government has extended the period after the state-run telecommunications companies need to compulsorily provide nearly 30% of their orders to ITI Ltd. by two more years, ensuring constant revenue for the ailing telecom equipment maker. ITI, once India’s sole telecom equipment maker, has been sustaining mainly on contracts from Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. and Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd. …

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Bharti remains top pick in Indian telecom sector

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“Bharti Airtel (Formerly Bharti Televentures) is India ‘s largest private sector provider of integrated telecom services, especially wireless. The wireless business accounts for nearly two-thirds of the company’s total revenue. The company is a market leader in wireless services and its wireless operations extend across all 23 domestic circles.” Potential for margin expansion despite tariff pressures “Bharti believes that wireless …

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