Vip Serbia Q1 revenues rise by nearly 30%

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Vip Mobile has reported that its first-quarter revenues grew by 29.9 percent to US$43.49 million compared to US$33.43 million in the year-earlier quarter. EBITDA comparable amounted to US$7 million in the first quarter compared to a negative EBITDA comparable of US$6 million in the first quarter of 2010. ARPU increased by 14.8 percent to US$8, as a result of a …

EditorVip Serbia Q1 revenues rise by nearly 30%

Vip Serbia announces winners of app contest

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Vip Serbia has annouced the winners of its ‘Vip izazov3′ app contest launched in cooperation with Samsung for Android, bada and Windows Phone 7 mobile devices. By developing applications for these mobile platforms through three different phases, developers competed for three award categories, namely ‘Best application by jury opinion’ for each platform, ‘Best students’ applications by jury opinion’ and ‘Developers …

EditorVip Serbia announces winners of app contest

Brightpoint to offer BlackBerry products in CEE (Slovakia)

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Brightpoint Slovakia has inked a  distribution agreement with Research In Motion to expand the availability of BlackBerry products in Central Eastern Europe (CEE). Using its global operations in CEE, Brightpoint will begin distributing BlackBerry smartphones, software and accessories to customers located in Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, the Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Macedonia and Poland. BlackBerry smartphones will …

EditorBrightpoint to offer BlackBerry products in CEE (Slovakia)

Telenor Serbia Q1 revenues increase by 18%

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Telenor Serbia saw its revenues increase 18.2 percent year-on-year to US$130.76 million in the first quarter, following higher ARPU and a higher subscription base, as well as increased interconnect and higher inbound roaming revenues. As a result of reduced operating costs combined with higher revenues, EBITDA increased by 32 percent in nominal terms and from 38 percent to 42 percent …

EditorTelenor Serbia Q1 revenues increase by 18%

Mt:s enables minute carry-over on Mix plans (Serbia)

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Mt:s is enabling customers to transfer unused credit for calls, text messages and data to the next month on the Mix and MixNet tariff profiles. The facility is available from 1 May. The Mix tariff plans offer, among other things, the possibility of selecting three Friends & Family numbers from the Mt:s network with which they can talk at cheaper …

EditorMt:s enables minute carry-over on Mix plans (Serbia)

Mt:s launches new mobile internet packages (Serbia)

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Mt:s has boosted offering of postpaid mobile internet packages from 1 May. The Surf Smart package, for a monthly subscription of US$5.95, includes 300 SMS messages and 2 GB of data. The existing Surf packages now have higher amounts of data and SMS messages, as follows: Surf Light (6 GB + 600 SMS), Surf Easy (10 GB + 1000 SMS), …

EditorMt:s launches new mobile internet packages (Serbia)

Serbian government denies cut-price sale reports for Telekom Srbija

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Telekom Austria Group has denied reports that it has raised its offer to the Serbian government for its stake in Telekom Srbija. Speculation that appeared in certain media that 30 percent of Telekom Srbija was sold to Telekom Austria for US$1.24 billion is absolutely not correct, the Serbian government stated in a statement On the 21st March, Telekom Austria submitted a conditional bid …

EditorSerbian government denies cut-price sale reports for Telekom Srbija

Telekom Austria looks to swap Vip for OTE stake in Telekom Srbija

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Telekom Austria is looking to swap its Serbian mobile operator Vip with Deutsche Telekom in order to gain control of the bigger operator Telekom Srbija. According to reports, the Austrian company is negotiating a deal to buy the Serbia government’s 31% stake in Telekom Srbija as well as acquire OTE’s 20% in the Serbian operator. Telekom Austria is offering OTE’s …

EditorTelekom Austria looks to swap Vip for OTE stake in Telekom Srbija

Telekom Srbija launches first Droid postpaid tariff (Serbia)

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Telekom Srbija has collaborated with Prva TV to launch the Droid postpaid tariff package. The package offers a mobile voice plan with exclusive access to TV programmes on Android phones. The devices included in the offer are the LG Optimus GT540 for US$0.01, as well as the Samsung Galaxy S. The new postpaid tariff First Droid enables free calls with …

EditorTelekom Srbija launches first Droid postpaid tariff (Serbia)

Vip mobile launches new postpaid offer for businesses (Serbia)

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Vip mobile has introduced a new line of subscriptions for business customers dubbed BizPartner. It offers traffic for calls between company employees and for talks to fixed or mobile numbers of business partners. BizPartner tariffs come with low monthly fees and cost control options that can be customized for each employee separately. Customers can also select one of a number …

EditorVip mobile launches new postpaid offer for businesses (Serbia)

Telekom Srbija completes LTE tests (Serbia)

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Telekom Srbija has announced that it has completed all live LTE tests. During the two-month test, Telekom Srbija worked with three manufacturers – Nokia Siemens Networks, Huawei and Ericsson – which installed their equipment at several locations in Belgrade. Tests confirmed that data rates up to 100 Mbps on the operator’s network. Telekom also plans to develop and implement LTE …

EditorTelekom Srbija completes LTE tests (Serbia)

Vip to impose fees on postpaid users’ calls to customer service (Serbia)

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Vip mobile will now start imposing fees on its residential postpaid customers for calling its customer service by US$0.14 (VAT included) as of 5th May, regardless of the call’s duration. Communication with customer service remains free of charge for business users. Charging starts from the moment the connection with a customer service agent is established. Listening and using the interactive …

EditorVip to impose fees on postpaid users’ calls to customer service (Serbia)