Ove Fredheim to head Telenor Serbia (Norway, Serbia)

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Ove Fredheim has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Telenor in Serbia. Fredheim will take up the new position on 1 September, succeeding Kjell-Morten Johnsen, who became Head of Telenor’s European operations and member of the Group Executive Management earlier this year. Kjell-Morten Johnsen, Executive Vice-President, Head of European operations said that Ove has a long experience …

EditorOve Fredheim to head Telenor Serbia (Norway, Serbia)

Telenor and BCG study: mHealth to change the face of healthcare (Norway)

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The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), in cooperation with Telenor Group, has now released the complete report on the “Socio-Economic Impact of Mobile Health”. The report explores the potential impact of mHealth solutions, such as how Norway can save $2 billion each year with remote monitoring solutions for the elderly and how Thailand can cure 40,000 cases of tuberculosis through SMS …

EditorTelenor and BCG study: mHealth to change the face of healthcare (Norway)

Mt:s launches bonus credit with June top-ups (Serbia)

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Mt:s, which operates in Serbia, has introduced  a prepaid pr­omotion that offers three bonus credits for each top-up. Users who top up their prepaid account until 30 June, with at least US$4.46 can expect a bonus credit of US$4.46, which can be used to browse, talk and text on the Mt:s network in the following seven days. The same amount …

EditorMt:s launches bonus credit with June top-ups (Serbia)

Telenor launches cheaper roaming in Montenegro

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Telenor Serbia subscribers who roam in Montenegro will pay US$0.14 per minute for calls to Telenor Serbia and Telenor Montenegro. Outgoing calls will be charged US$0.10 for the connection, while a one-minute call to all other mobile and fixed networks in Serbia and Montenegro will cost US$0.35. Incoming calls are charged only the connection fee of US$0.10, regardless of the …

EditorTelenor launches cheaper roaming in Montenegro

Bulgaria to get CallMyName on 1 June

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Service for mobile communication CallMyName will be launched in Bulgaria on 1 June. CallMyName uses personal and corporate names rather than dialing mobile phone numbers. After Bulgaria, the service will be launched in the following countries:  Austria, Switzerland, Germany, Poland, Serbia, Italy and Croatia. Any company or person can use their name as a number by using CallMyName (CMN). The …

EditorBulgaria to get CallMyName on 1 June

Telekom Srbija ready to adapt new market conditions

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Telekom Srbija experts have held a lecture on the topic of mobile applications for the most talented students of the Mathematical High School in Belgrade. This marked the beginning of a series of workshops on the topic of mobile communications, which represents a step further in the cooperation between Telekom Srbija and this educational institution. The company also equipped the …

EditorTelekom Srbija ready to adapt new market conditions

Telenor Serbia gives away tickets for ‘Sensation’ music event

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Telenor Serbia has started a promotion whereby both new customers and those renewing two-year ‘Prenesi’ postpaid package with a monthly fee higher than US$0.71 will get a ticket for the ‘Sensation’ electronic music event taking place at Belgrade Arena on 21-22 May. In addition, a special discount is provided to all who buy two or more tickets for the music …

EditorTelenor Serbia gives away tickets for ‘Sensation’ music event

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)