Yoigo targets 10 percent market share in 2015 (Spain)

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Yoigo, a subsidiary of TeliaSonera CEO Johan Andsjo is planning to expand its customer base to over 3 million customers this year by attracting clients with low prices. He stated that they have already started a price war. Spain is still the most expensive European country in terms of rates and it’s obvious that amid the current macroeconomic crisis people …

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AIS intends to double data roaming customers (Thailand)

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Advanced Info Service (AIS) is planning to double the number of users for international data roaming as smartphones and tablets grow in popularity. The company is seeking to end this year with 800,000 international data roaming users, an increase from the current 400,000. AIS is expanding its unlimited data roaming packages with five more countries: the UK, Germany, the Czech …

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ERICSSON A: to build TD-LTE trial network in China

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Will support China Mobile in its first large-scale TD-LTE trial network deployment in China Network to be located in Shenzhen – a highly advanced telecoms market Official interoperability tests in progress with ST-Ericsson and Qualcomm Incorporated to secure global ecosystem China Mobile has selected Ericsson to participate in the world’s largest TD-LTE trial network deployment to date. With the approval …

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Vodafone Spain offers XS 8 tariff to prepay users

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Vodafone Spain is offering tariff XS 8 service to prepay users. Prepaid customers who take up the operator’s offering will be able to make national calls and send text messages at a single price of US$0.11 per minute or per SMS. Users will also be charged the call set-up fee of US$0.21. The minimum consumption required is US$14.29 per month. …

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Gowex installs Wi-Fi hotspots in Sevilla (Spain)

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Gowex has deployed Wi-Fi hotspots in Sevilla, a city in the south of Spain. The project is developed in partnership with the Sevilla news stand owners. Customers can access the internet free of charge in 50 hotspots across the city. Visitors and residents can choose between two methods of access to the public Wi-Fi network. The first is a universal …

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WiMax Forum initiates certification laboratory in Malaysia

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The WiMax Forum has initiated its WiMax Forum Designated Certification Laboratory (WFDCL) in Malaysia and has opted for certification, inspection and testing services provider Sirim QAS International to manage the lab. The Malaysia lab complements the WiMax Forum’s current network of six to handle the continued certification demand. The WFDCL including AT4 Wireless in US and Spain labs, Bureau Veritas …

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Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi tablet hits Spain

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Motorola has launched its Xoom Wi-Fi tablet in Spain. Motorola Xoom is the first device to run on the Android 3.0 Honeycomb platform. Xoom comes packed with a HD display to support HD video and with HDMI out, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera for HD video capture and 2-megapixel front-facing camera for video chats and a built-in gyroscope, barometer, e-compass, accelerometer …

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Oberthur increases service centre capacity in Madrid (Spain)

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Oberthur Technologies, a smartcard provider has increased the capacity of its service centre in Torrejon de Ardoz (Madrid). With the expansion, Oberthur can now provide its banking, telecoms, transport and identity customers in Spain with a wider range of value added services, and more accessible after-sales service. This move to bring the issuance closer to the distribution points enables Oberthur …

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