Sistema Shyam (MTS) to invest USD 55 Mn

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Sistema Shyam TeleServices Limited (SSTL), a joint venture company between Russia’s Sistema and Shyam Group of India, will be investing USD 55 Mn to expand its code division multiple access (CDMA) network in one of the southern states in India (Andhra Pradesh) by the end of this year. MTS India has successfully launched in 12 circles now and MTS India …

EditorSistema Shyam (MTS) to invest USD 55 Mn

BSNL’s board decides to scrap GSM deal (India)

Editor Mobile A tender worth $6 billion to supply equipment for 93 million mobile phone lines on the global system for mobile communications, or GSM, platform has been decided to be scraped by the board of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. Scarcity of GSM lines have been suffered by the state run Indian telco, in its bid to increase its subscriber’s addition …

EditorBSNL’s board decides to scrap GSM deal (India)

Singtel will join ZTE for Long Term Evolution trials (Philippines)

Editor Mobile For carrying out Long Term Evolution (LTE) trials in the Philippines, ZTE Corp, a Chinese equipment vendor has planned to work with Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) affiliate, Globe Telecom. The intention behind the tie up is to develop strategic management of the network as well as long-term planning for LTE network infrastructure projects. A trail will be conducted in the …

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BT and ZTE To Develop 3G Mobile TV Phone

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BT has announced that it has signed an agreement with ZTE, a provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, to develop the 3G mobile handset compatible with BT Movio’s wholesale mobile entertainment service.The phone will enable 3G mobile operators to offer BT Movio’s broadcast mobile TV and DAB digital radio service, ideal for live, mass-market channels, alongside existing video-on-demand services …

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BSNL launches wireless CDMA mobile network

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BANGALORE: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) on Tuesday commissioned a state-of-the-art wireless mobile switching centre-based Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) mobile network system for the city, with 35 towers. It allows subscribers to exchange SMS and connect to the internet at 144 kbps even while on the move. It would be expanded in six months with additional towers to extend …

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