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Govt to merge Sonitel, SahelCom into Niger Telecom - TeleGeography
Govt to merge Sonitel, SahelCom into Niger Telecom  TeleGeography

Niger. Niger has disclosed plans to merge state-owned fixed line operator Sonitel and its wholly owned mobile unit SahelCom into a single entity, Reuters Africa ...


Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share in the West African nation, ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT

Niger tax department orders closure of Airtel Niger offices - Daijiworld.com
  1. Niger tax department orders closure of Airtel Niger offices  Daijiworld.com
  2. Airtel Niger faces shutdown over non-payment of taxes  Business Today
  3. Bharti Airtel falls 4% after Niger govt orders closure of co's offices on tax dispute  Moneycontrol.com
  4. Bharti Airtel Ltd. - Clarification On The News Item Captioned Niger Government Orders Closure Of Airtel Arm Over Unpaid Taxes" Appearing In The Economic Times  The Hindu BusinessLine
  5. Niger to shut down Airtel [The Morning Call] | AfricanewsAfricanews  africanews.com
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Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:44:22 GMT
Airtel hopes early amicable resolution of Niger tax dispute - Livemint
Airtel hopes early amicable resolution of Niger tax dispute  Livemint

Niger's tax directorate has ordered the closure of Airtel Niger offices, seeking tax amounts that have been disputed by the telco.


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:56:33 GMT
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes - Economic Times
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes  Economic Times

KOLKATA: The Niger government has ordered the closure of Bharti Airtel's whollyowned arm in the African country for nonpayment of over $107 million (about ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:51:00 GMT
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes - NDTV News
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes  NDTV News

Niger on Saturday ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecoms operator Airtel, a subsidiary of the Bharti Airtel group, for unpaid taxes of ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 22:26:00 GMT
Regulatory Risks Further Dampen Niger Telecoms Potential - Fitch Solutions
Regulatory Risks Further Dampen Niger Telecoms Potential  Fitch Solutions

Key View: The Nigerien government has closed Airtel and Orange's offices over a tax dispute. The operators will actively pursue an amicable resolution as they ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:18:28 GMT
An evening walk down Dalal Street | Urjit Patel’s resignation, state election results fail to spook markets - Moneycontrol.com
An evening walk down Dalal Street | Urjit Patel’s resignation, state election results fail to spook markets  Moneycontrol.com

At the close of market hours, the Sensex was up 190.29 points or 0.54% at 35150.01, while the Nifty was up 60.70 points or 0.58% at 10549.20.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:26:00 GMT
Closing Bell: Sensex ends 190 pts higher, Nifty around 10,550 despite Patel's exit, setback for BJP - Moneycontrol.com
Closing Bell: Sensex ends 190 pts higher, Nifty around 10,550 despite Patel's exit, setback for BJP  Moneycontrol.com

At the close of market hours, the Sensex was up 190.29 points or 0.54% at 35150.01, while the Nifty was up 60.70 points or 0.58% at 10549.20.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:25:25 GMT
Bharti Airtel Ltd. - Clarification sought from Bharti Airtel Ltd - The Hindu BusinessLine
Bharti Airtel Ltd. - Clarification sought from Bharti Airtel Ltd  The Hindu BusinessLine

The Exchange has sought clarification from Bharti Airtel Ltd with respect to news article appearing on www.economictimes.indiatimes.com - December 10, 2018 ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:14:33 GMT
Boko Haram Overruns Outgunned Nigerian Military Base - Council on Foreign Relations
Boko Haram Overruns Outgunned Nigerian Military Base  Council on Foreign Relations

On November 18, an army base in Metele in northeast Nigeria was reportedly overrun by Boko Haram, and it is estimated that over one hundred soldiers were ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

The government of Niger Republic has awarded the country's first 4G license to Airtel Niger (Celtel Niger SA) for an undisclosed amount. According to the ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

Company now read to launch *service*.


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
10 states, Abuja face telecoms network blackout — GSM operators - Premium Times
10 states, Abuja face telecoms network blackout — GSM operators  Premium Times

Ten states and parts of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may soon face telecommunications services blackout following tax disputes between Kogi Government ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel's revenue in Africa over US$3 billion in 2017 - ITWeb Africa
Airtel's revenue in Africa over US$3 billion in 2017  ITWeb Africa

Airtel's revenue in Africa totaled US$3.036 billion in the 2017 financial year, a 5% increase on the amount of US$2.9 billion generated in 2016.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel is in talks with Warburg Pincus to raise as much as $1.5 billion by divesting up to 15% in its holding company for African operations, ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Six global Investors to invest $1.25 billion in Airtel Africa through primary equity issuance - ETTelecom.com
Six global Investors to invest $1.25 billion in Airtel Africa through primary equity issuance  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel's Africa unit is raising $1.25 billion (over Rs 9,200 crore) by issuing *fresh* shares to six global investors including Warburg Pincus, Temasek, Singtel ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to start phasing out 2G, 3G for 4G, says Vittal - ETTelecom.com
Airtel to start phasing out 2G, 3G for 4G, says Vittal  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel is transforming phone networks to drive its core 2G and 3G user base to rapidly go 4G in its bid to grab quality data customers by lever..


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel's market share reaches 29.64%, Reliance Jio's 20.50%: Trai - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel's market share reaches 29.64%, Reliance Jio's 20.50%: Trai  ETTelecom.com

Sunil Mittal-driven Bharti Airtel had a market share of 29.64%, followed by billionaire Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio which had a 20.50% pie as of ..


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa says IPO plans on track - ETTelecom.com
Airtel Africa says IPO plans on track  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel said there is no change in the initial public offer (IPO) plans of its Africa unit.


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to 6 investors - Economic Times
Airtel Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to 6 investors  Economic Times

Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of telecom major Bharti Airtel, Friday announced the appointment of its new board of directors, close on the heels of the USD 1.25 ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel offers Amazon Pay gift card to postpaid, prepaid users - ETTelecom.com
Airtel offers Amazon Pay gift card to postpaid, prepaid users  ETTelecom.com

The gift card can be loaded as Amazon Pay balance and used for mobile recharges, bill payments or shopping across Amazon's platform.


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Voda Idea, Bharti Airtel likely to post losses, Reliance Jio may grow profits - Economic Times
Voda Idea, Bharti Airtel likely to post losses, Reliance Jio may grow profits  Economic Times

India's new telecom market leader Vodafone Idea Ltd (VIL), which will present consolidated earnings for the first time, is likely to report a sizeab..


Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel may sell 25% in Africa unit to raise up to $1.5 billion - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel may sell 25% in Africa unit to raise up to $1.5 billion  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel plans to raise as much as $1.5 billion by diluting about a fourth of its stake when it lists the holding company for Africa operations, ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel ties up with NDTV to offer exclusive content on Airtel TV - ETTelecom.com
Airtel ties up with NDTV to offer exclusive content on Airtel TV  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel on Monday announced a new *content* partnership with media house, NDTV to launch NDTV Hop. The initiative would be the world's first liv..


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Moody's puts Airtel on ratings downgrade watch - ETTelecom.com
Moody's puts Airtel on ratings downgrade watch  ETTelecom.com

Moody's Investors *Service* has put Bharti Airtel on a ratings downgrade watch, citing fears of more cashflow trouble and profitability pangs, particu..


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel offers 3-month Netflix gift subscription to select postpaid and home broadband users - ETTelecom.com
Airtel offers 3-month Netflix gift subscription to select postpaid and home broadband users  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel and Netflix have broadened their strategic India partnership through which subscribers of select Airtel Postpaid and V-Fiber home broadb..


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel rolls out 'alternate digital KYC' in select circles for new connections - ETTelecom.com
Airtel rolls out 'alternate digital KYC' in select circles for new connections  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Telecom operator Bharti Airtel Monday began rolling out, in select circles, an 'alternate digital KYC process' for new connections, to replace ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel rolls out PassTheTorch campaign - ETTelecom.com
Airtel rolls out PassTheTorch campaign  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel, India's leading telecommunications *service* provider, today launched an innovative digital campaign #PassTheTorch to mark the 11th ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel India loss may widen in April-June quarter - ETTelecom.com
Airtel India loss may widen in April-June quarter  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel's India operations are likely to widen its net loss in the current April-June quarter as revenue remains under pressure and costs continue to rise, ...


Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel partners ZEE5, Flipkart, Netflix to offer data, content benefits to select users - ETTelecom.com
Airtel partners ZEE5, Flipkart, Netflix to offer data, content benefits to select users  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel is thanking its customers who commit a monthly ARPU of Rs 100 and above. As part of its AirtelThanks program, the telco would be offerin..


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel unveils 5G use cases around connected homes, cars, others at IMC 2018 - ETTelecom.com
Airtel unveils 5G use cases around connected homes, cars, others at IMC 2018  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel unveiled a thrilling array of futuristic 5G use cases on the opening day of India Mobile Congress 2018, ranging from connected homes and..


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit - ETTelecom.com
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit  ETTelecom.com

Airtel would, even post IPO, continue to majority own Airtel Africa limited, UK and in turn the African operations, it added.


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
IoT is a big focus area for Bharti Airtel: Harmeen Mehta, Global CIO - ETTelecom.com
IoT is a big focus area for Bharti Airtel: Harmeen Mehta, Global CIO  ETTelecom.com

Harmeen Mehta said that the telco is now planning to launch its own narrow-band IoT network in India, and working on big data and analytics to support..


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Supreme Court issues notice to Airtel on Aircel plea seeking Rs 453 crore dues - ETTelecom.com
Supreme Court issues notice to Airtel on Aircel plea seeking Rs 453 crore dues  ETTelecom.com

Aircel had moved apex court seeking an order directing Bharti Airtel to pay the Rs 453 crore that it owes to the bankrupt carrier for buying 4G spectr..


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel picks banks for London flotation of Africa business - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel picks banks for London flotation of Africa business  ETTelecom.com

In February Bharti Airtel Ltd said the holding company for its Africa operations was looking at a potential IPO. The appointment of banks for a London..


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel forms independent fibre company; names Abhay Savargaonkar unit CEO - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel forms independent fibre company; names Abhay Savargaonkar unit CEO  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: India's top telecom company Bharti Airtel is forming a new independent fibre company and has appointed Abhay Savargaonkar as the new unit's ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa operations posts Rs 394 crore profit in Q1 FY19 - ETTelecom.com
Airtel Africa operations posts Rs 394 crore profit in Q1 FY19  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel's Africa operations clocked in profits of Rs 393.9 crore for the June-end quarter, pushed by increased data consumption and currency stabalization ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel bolsters AI play via Authme ID technology acquisition - ETTelecom.com
Airtel bolsters AI play via Authme ID technology acquisition  ETTelecom.com

As part of the deal, the core team of AuthMe will join Airtel and be a part of Airtel X Labs in Bengaluru. Airtel will now leverage the new solutions ..


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to deploy 13000 mobile sites, 4500 km optic fiber, massive MIMO in Karnataka - ETTelecom.com
Airtel to deploy 13000 mobile sites, 4500 km optic fiber, massive MIMO in Karnataka  ETTelecom.com

Telecom operator Bharti Airtel is planning to rollout 13000 new mobile sites and 4500km optic fiber to boost high speed data network capacity in Karna..


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio adds 13 mn subs; Airtel, Voda Idea base shrinks in September - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio adds 13 mn subs; Airtel, Voda Idea base shrinks in September  ETTelecom.com

Reliance Jio has added 13.1 million mobile subscribers in September where other telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea lost 2.3 million, 2.6 ..


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel aims to get new prepaid users via ‘all-in-one’ packs starting at Rs 35 - ETTelecom.com
Airtel aims to get new prepaid users via ‘all-in-one’ packs starting at Rs 35  ETTelecom.com

"Customers can now get data, talk time, tariff and validity together in the same pack at affordable price points", the company said in a statement iss..


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel bonds jump most in five years after buyback offer - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel bonds jump most in five years after buyback offer  ETTelecom.com

India's second-biggest mobile phone carrier will pay $985 per $1000 principal amount .


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa names new board after $1.25 bn investment - Telecom Lead
Airtel Africa names new board after $1.25 bn investment  Telecom Lead

Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel, announced its new Board of Directors – ahead of the initial public offering (IPO). Airtel Africa revenue 2018 Airtel Africa ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa completes full year of profitable operations with 4Q 2018 profit of Rs 698.7 crore - ETTelecom.com
Airtel Africa completes full year of profitable operations with 4Q 2018 profit of Rs 698.7 crore  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel expanded its profits in Africa to Rs 698.7 crore for the quarter ended March 2018, from Rs 26.3 crore a year ago, helped by growth in data ...


Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How JioPhone impacted Airtel's 2G base in India - ETTelecom.com
How JioPhone impacted Airtel's 2G base in India  ETTelecom.com

Telco losing out on subscribers in absence of 4G feature phone to counter Jio strategy.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecom gear import tariffs hike to hurt Jio, Airtel, Vodafone-Idea network expansion - ETTelecom.com
Telecom gear import tariffs hike to hurt Jio, Airtel, Vodafone-Idea network expansion  ETTelecom.com

The plan, which becomes effective on Friday, will potentially also hurt Indian telecoms carriers such as Reliance Jio Infocomm , Bharti Airtel and Ide..


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel picks Irdeto to secure content on its Digital TV - ETTelecom.com
Airtel picks Irdeto to secure content on its Digital TV  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Netherlands based security software company Irdeto said that it has partnered with Bharti Airtel to secure *content* of its Digital TV services.


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel now has the widest 4G coverage in Nigeria – Ogunsanya - Information Nigeria
Airtel now has the widest 4G coverage in Nigeria – Ogunsanya  Information Nigeria

The Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Airtel Nigeria, Mr. Segun Ogunsanya, has said the telco now has the widest 4G network coverage in the ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel International begins cash purchase of its USD 1.5 billion bonds to reduce debt - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel International begins cash purchase of its USD 1.5 billion bonds to reduce debt  ETTelecom.com

The proceeds of this equity issuance are now fully realised and available as cash.


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Reliance Jio bet big on Artificial Intelligence to enhance customer service - ETTelecom.com
Airtel, Reliance Jio bet big on Artificial Intelligence to enhance customer service  ETTelecom.com

Artificial Intelligence or AI technology is being adopted in a big way by Indian telecom operators like Airtel and Reliance Jio as they look to offer ..


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DoT approves Bharti Airtel and Telenor India merger - ETTelecom.com
DoT approves Bharti Airtel and Telenor India merger  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: The telecom department has approved Bharti Airtel's acquisition of Telenor India, which had been stalled by a legal dispute over the requirement of ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel woes drag Singtel numbers in July-Sep quarter - ETTelecom.com
Airtel woes drag Singtel numbers in July-Sep quarter  ETTelecom.com

Singapore Telecommunications on Thursday said its pre-tax and post-tax underlying profit contributions from regional associates – mainly Bharti Airtel and ...


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Government needs to reduce 5G base price: Airtel's Gopal Vittal - ETTelecom.com
Government needs to reduce 5G base price: Airtel's Gopal Vittal  ETTelecom.com

Gopal Vittal on Wednesday urged the telecom players, the government and the regulator to “look at bold leadership” to “set aside” their differ..


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Supreme Court paves way for Bharti Airtel to buy Telenor India - ETTelecom.com
Supreme Court paves way for Bharti Airtel to buy Telenor India  ETTelecom.com

The Supreme Court has quashed the telecom department's bid to make Bharti Airtel furnish a bank guarantee of Rs 1,499 crore as a pre-condition to approving ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trai to meet Airtel, Jio, Vodafone-Idea chiefs in December; issue OTT paper next week - ETTelecom.com
Trai to meet Airtel, Jio, Vodafone-Idea chiefs in December; issue OTT paper next week  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: India's telecom regulator will meet top executives of mobile phone companies next month to chalk out an action plan for 2019 and may issue a ...


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NCLT clears Bharti Airtel's Tikona acquisition - ETTelecom.com
NCLT clears Bharti Airtel's Tikona acquisition  ETTelecom.com

MUMBAI: The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has given its nod to the merger of Bharti Digital Networks (formerly called Tikona Digital Networks) with ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Offers 42 GBs Data In Prepaid Plan Priced At 181 Rupees, Details Here - NDTV News
Airtel Offers 42 GBs Data In Prepaid Plan Priced At 181 Rupees, Details Here  NDTV News

Under its Rs 181 prepaid recharge plan, Airtel is offering unlimited local, STD and roaming calls with 3 GB of data per day. The pack, which is valid for 14 days, ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Says Airtel Africa IPO Won’t Change Shareholding Of Tanzania Unit - BloombergQuint
Bharti Says Airtel Africa IPO Won’t Change Shareholding Of Tanzania Unit  BloombergQuint

Bharti Airtel Ltd. has sought to allay concerns of the Tanzanian government about the proposed listing of Airtel Africa Ltd., saying the planned initial public ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to deploy 12,000 new mobile sites in Tamil Nadu - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel to deploy 12,000 new mobile sites in Tamil Nadu  ETTelecom.com

The new expansion drive, according to the telco effectively translates to 32 new Airtel mobile sites going live every day across the state.


Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BSNL pips Airtel, Vodafone, Idea in subscriber additions: Anupam Shrivastava - ETTelecom.com
BSNL pips Airtel, Vodafone, Idea in subscriber additions: Anupam Shrivastava  ETTelecom.com

State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) said that the government is aggressively working on a proposal to allow an additional block in the 2100 Mhz ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger: Suicide bombers kill 10 in mosque attack - africanews
Niger: Suicide bombers kill 10 in mosque attack  africanews

Three suicide bombers killed 10 people at a mosque in Niger's southeastern city of Diffa who had gathered after breaking the Ramadan fast, an army ...


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BharatNet: Sunil Mittal-driven Bharti Airtel teams up with telecom department - ETTelecom.com
BharatNet: Sunil Mittal-driven Bharti Airtel teams up with telecom department  ETTelecom.com

Sunil Mittal-driven telco has already committed to partner with BharatNet in up to 30500 Gram Panchayats or village blocks.


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Infratel, Indus Tower merger deal gets SEBI nod - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Infratel, Indus Tower merger deal gets SEBI nod  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Mobile tower arm of telecom major Bharti Airtel, Infratel today said it has received clearance from stock exchanges for its merger with Indus Towers.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to allow its Payment Bank users to make card-less withdrawals at ATMs - ETTelecom.com
Airtel to allow its Payment Bank users to make card-less withdrawals at ATMs  ETTelecom.com

Airtel Payment Bank will allow its customers to make card-less cash withdrawals at over 100000 ATMs across India, the company said in a statement on T..


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Termination cost cut, tariff war led to Airtel's India Q4 loss - ETTelecom.com
Termination cost cut, tariff war led to Airtel's India Q4 loss  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel, which sustained Rs 652 crore loss in its India business during the March quarter, today blamed Trai's reduction in call termination ...


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal, Jio prez Mathew Oommen elected to the GSMA board - ETTelecom.com
Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal, Jio prez Mathew Oommen elected to the GSMA board  ETTelecom.com

Vittal and Oommen will be part of a 26-member GSMA board, which includes 25 operator representatives from the world's largest operator groups as wel..


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio adds maximum 9.42 million users in March; Idea and Airtel follow - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio adds maximum 9.42 million users in March; Idea and Airtel follow  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio led the Indian telecom market with a net addition of 9.42 million in March, taking its total subscriber base to ...


Thu, 24 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Best Selling Plans: Rs 249, Rs 448, Rs 499, Rs 509 Packs Explained - NDTV News
Airtel's Best Selling Plans: Rs 249, Rs 448, Rs 499, Rs 509 Packs Explained  NDTV News

The launch of Reliance Jio in 2016 has initiated a data war after which the operators are introducing and revising their recharge plans.


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to refinance 1 billion euro debt - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel to refinance 1 billion euro debt  ETTelecom.com

The debt was raised by its Netherlands-based subsidiary Bharti Airtel International (Netherlands) B.V., which handles Africa operations, in 2013 throu..


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India’s total mobile subscriber base stands over 1 bn in March; Airtel leads with 29.37% market share - ETTelecom.com
India’s total mobile subscriber base stands over 1 bn in March; Airtel leads with 29.37% market share  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel continues to lead the market with 29.37% market share, adding another 8.4 million subscribers during March.


Wed, 02 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to add 4400 new mobile sites, 1500 KM fiber in Odisha - ETTelecom.com
Airtel to add 4400 new mobile sites, 1500 KM fiber in Odisha  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Telecom operator Bharti Airtel will be adding 1500 KM of optic fiber in Odisha which would extend the state's fiber backbone to 9500 KM.


Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rivers State Government Commends Airtel for 4G Launch - Vanguard
Rivers State Government Commends Airtel for 4G Launch  Vanguard

The government of Rivers State has commended Airtel Nigeria for its recent launch of 4G LTE (Fourth Generation – Long Term Evolution) network in the State, ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel unveils 4G LTE network in Lagos - Vanguard
Airtel unveils 4G LTE network in Lagos  Vanguard

Telecoms operator, Airtel, on Wednesday unveiled the 4th Generation (4G) Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in Lagos, eight months after it first rolled out the ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel tells customer it doesn't differentiate on the basis of caste, religion - ETTelecom.com
Airtel tells customer it doesn't differentiate on the basis of caste, religion  ETTelecom.com

Airtel tell irate customer that it does not differentiate between employees on the basis of caste or religion.


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger: University of Niamey campus closed[The Morning Call] - africanews
Niger: University of Niamey campus closed[The Morning Call]  africanews

Niger's main university campus of Niamey, the biggest in Niger, was closed on Wednesday April 18 until further notice.


Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vivo 'V11 Pro' on Airtel online store for Rs 4,299 - ETTelecom.com
Vivo 'V11 Pro' on Airtel online store for Rs 4,299  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced the availability of Vivo's "V11 Pro" on its online store at a down payment of Rs 4299, along with its post-paid E..


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to offer newly launched iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR through online store - ETTelecom.com
Airtel to offer newly launched iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR through online store  ETTelecom.com

Airtel online store will allow customers to pre-order iPhoneXS and iPhone XS Max beginning September 21 and iPhone XR beginning October 19.


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Rs 299 Plan Offers Truly Unlimited Calling For 45 Days. Others Benefits Here - NDTV News
Airtel's Rs 299 Plan Offers Truly Unlimited Calling For 45 Days. Others Benefits Here  NDTV News

Airtel's all-new Rs 299 prepaid pack doesn't have any daily or weekly limit on calling.


Sat, 02 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Chitkara takes over as Airtel Business director after Ganapathy quits - ETTelecom.com
Chitkara takes over as Airtel Business director after Ganapathy quits  ETTelecom.com

Ajay Chitkara will replace Ganapathy as Airtel's head of the enterprise business, ahead of Jio's expected entry into the segment which caters to corpo..


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Launches Rs 449 Plan With 2GB Per Day Data For 70 Days To Take On Jio's Rs 448 Pack - NDTV News
Airtel Launches Rs 449 Plan With 2GB Per Day Data For 70 Days To Take On Jio's Rs 448 Pack  NDTV News

Airtel's Rs 449 prepaid recharge plan offers a total of 140GBs of 3G/4G data for a period of 70 days.


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ahead of NCLT verdict, Mistry questions "free transfer" of TTSL to Airtel - ETTelecom.com
Ahead of NCLT verdict, Mistry questions "free transfer" of TTSL to Airtel  ETTelecom.com

MUMBAI: Ahead of the NCLT verdict on his petitions against the Tata Group later this week and the AGMs, ousted chairman Cyrus Mistry has fired a *fresh* salvo ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Apple to partner Airtel and Reliance Jio for eSIM support in India - ETTelecom.com
Apple to partner Airtel and Reliance Jio for eSIM support in India  ETTelecom.com

Telecom operators Airtel and Reliance Jio offer eSIM support and will be able to provide connectivity for the newly launched iPhones. The telcos have ..


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio counters Airtel, offers 1.5 GB additional data with discounts - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio counters Airtel, offers 1.5 GB additional data with discounts  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Mukesh Ambani-driven Reliance Jio has revised its tariff plans in response to Airtel's 1GB daily additional data on Rs 149 and Rs 399 price points, ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
We’ll continue to touch lives in Nigeria – Airtel - Vanguard
We’ll continue to touch lives in Nigeria – Airtel  Vanguard

Nigeria's telecommunications company, Airtel Nigeria, has reinstated that it will continue to touch lives of indigent Nigerians across the federation through its ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Chinese mobile brand HOMTOM enters India market; to invest Rs 600 crores, set up unit - ETTelecom.com
Chinese mobile brand HOMTOM enters India market; to invest Rs 600 crores, set up unit  ETTelecom.com

The Chinese brand will be investing around Rs 600 crores in the next 3-4 months to cater to the northern parts of India. HOMTOM will be shelling out a..


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vodafone's new CEO has sticks to repel activists - ETTelecom.com
Vodafone's new CEO has sticks to repel activists  ETTelecom.com

Vodafone may soon be under siege from activist investor Elliott. The telecom group's new Chief Executive Nick Read could forestall a battle with cost..


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio Vs Airtel: Rs 149 Prepaid Recharge Plan Compared - NDTV News
Reliance Jio Vs Airtel: Rs 149 Prepaid Recharge Plan Compared  NDTV News

Jio's Rs 149 prepaid pack offers 1.5GB per day data for a period of 28 days.


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Holding co for Bharti Airtel’s Africa operations eyes IPO to unlock value - Economic Times
Holding co for Bharti Airtel’s Africa operations eyes IPO to unlock value  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Bharti Airtel's Netherlands-based international holding company for its Africa operations is exploring an initial public offer (IPO) in a move aimed at ...


Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Grows Bigger With Over 330 Million Customers, Completes Telenor Acquisition - NDTV News
Airtel Grows Bigger With Over 330 Million Customers, Completes Telenor Acquisition  NDTV News

Airtel Acquires Telenor: All Teleno customers will be transitioned seamlessly to the Airtel network and will continue to enjoy uninterrupted services with the Same ...


Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Offers Up To 5 GB Data on International Roaming Packs. Plans Explained Here - NDTV News
Airtel Offers Up To 5 GB Data on International Roaming Packs. Plans Explained Here  NDTV News

Bharti Airtel has come up with new plans and is offering a host of international roaming packs. The telecom operator is offering unlimited incoming calls and up ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Offers New Prepaid Recharge Plans At Rs 49, Rs 92. Details Here - NDTV News
Airtel Offers New Prepaid Recharge Plans At Rs 49, Rs 92. Details Here  NDTV News

Bharti Airtel has come up with new data plans for its prepaid customers. Bharti Airtel - which provides telecom services under brand Airtel - is offering data packs ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel, Telecom Egypt team up for global submarine cable systems - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel, Telecom Egypt team up for global submarine cable systems  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: India's market leader Bharti Airtel and Egyptian *service* provider Telecom Egypt have entered into strategic deal that would allow the former ...


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio vs Airtel: Ambani, Mittal to raise funds from overseas for battle in India - Business Today
Reliance Jio vs Airtel: Ambani, Mittal to raise funds from overseas for battle in India  Business Today

This development comes about a month after Jio tapped the Korean credit market to raise $1 billion from Korea Trade Insurance Corporation.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's New Rs 558 Prepaid Plan Offers 3GB Per Day Data For 82 Days. Other Benefits Here - NDTV News
Airtel's New Rs 558 Prepaid Plan Offers 3GB Per Day Data For 82 Days. Other Benefits Here  NDTV News

The launch of Jio has triggered a data war in the telecom market.


Sun, 20 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Idea Cellular, Bharti Airtel keep telecom index in the green - ETTelecom.com
Idea Cellular, Bharti Airtel keep telecom index in the green  ETTelecom.com

The BSE Telecom index was trading 0.65 per cent up at 1224 around 12:40 pm.


Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Offers Google Pixel Smartphones With Down Payments Starting At Rs 10,599 - NDTV
Airtel Offers Google Pixel Smartphones With Down Payments Starting At Rs 10,599  NDTV

Airtel online store is also offering instant financing with EMIs that come with a built-in postpaid plan.


Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel wins Pitcher Advertiser Award at Creativity Week 2018 - Vanguard
Airtel wins Pitcher Advertiser Award at Creativity Week 2018  Vanguard

Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has won “The Pitcher Advertiser of the Year Award” at the maiden edition of the Creativity Week in ...


Fri, 30 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Former Airtel India CEO Sanjay Kapoor appointed to Saudi Telecom board - ETTelecom.com
Former Airtel India CEO Sanjay Kapoor appointed to Saudi Telecom board  ETTelecom.com

Sanjay Kapoor, former chief executive officer of India & South Asia operations at Bharti Airtel, has been elected as a non-executive member on the boa..


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel shares rise after Singtel ups stake by investing Rs 2,649 cr in parent - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel shares rise after Singtel ups stake by investing Rs 2,649 cr in parent  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Singapore Telecommunications Ltd.(Singtel) will increase its stake in Bharti Airtel by investing Rs 2,649 crore in parent Bharti Telecom Ltd. through ...


Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
TRAI fines Reliance Jio, Airtel, Idea for not meeting service quality in December quarter - ETTelecom.com
TRAI fines Reliance Jio, Airtel, Idea for not meeting service quality in December quarter  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi: Keeping its vigil on *service* quality in the sector, Trai has imposed penalties on leading operators, including Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Singtel concludes Rs 2,649 crore investment in Bharti Airtel holding co - ETTelecom.com
Singtel concludes Rs 2,649 crore investment in Bharti Airtel holding co  ETTelecom.com

Kolkata: Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) has concluded its Rs 2,649 crore investment in Bharti Telecom, taking its total stake (including affiliates) in the ...


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Niger shuts Airtel telecom offices over unpaid taxes - News24
Niger shuts Airtel telecom offices over unpaid taxes  News24

Niger has ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecoms operator Airtel, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel group, for unpaid taxes of 107 ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 12:16:00 GMT
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes - Economic Times
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes  Economic Times

KOLKATA: The Niger government has ordered the closure of Bharti Airtel's whollyowned arm in the African country for nonpayment of over $107 million (about ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:51:00 GMT
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner - africanews
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner  africanews

Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) The Pan-African bank announced today the appointment of MFS Africa (www.MFSAfrica.com) as Digital payment partner enabling ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:52:00 GMT
Bénin-Niger : 732 camions bloqués par la rupture du pont de Malanville - Banouto
Bénin-Niger : 732 camions bloqués par la rupture du pont de Malanville  Banouto

Depuis que le pont de Malanville est cassé, des centaines de camions en partance pour le Niger sont bloqués dans les communes voisines. Une situation qui ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom reports 2.7% revenue decrease in 1Q17 - TeleGeography
Maroc Telecom reports 2.7% revenue decrease in 1Q17  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom's FY 2016 results driven by international operations - TeleGeography
Maroc Telecom's FY 2016 results driven by international operations  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat finalises sale of West African operations to Maroc Telecom - TeleGeography
Etisalat finalises sale of West African operations to Maroc Telecom  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom investing USD162m in West Africa - TeleGeography
Maroc Telecom investing USD162m in West Africa  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Mon, 09 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share in the West African nation, ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Moov Togo teams with MFS Africa to expand its Flooz partner network - Togo First
Moov Togo teams with MFS Africa to expand its Flooz partner network  Togo First

Moov Togo entered April 20, a partnership with MFS Africa to expand its Flooz partner network. The move aims to enable more of Moov's customers to.


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India’s wireless user base increases by 6 mn in May, top four telcos hold 87.2% market share: ICRA - ETTelecom.com
India’s wireless user base increases by 6 mn in May, top four telcos hold 87.2% market share: ICRA  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: India's wireless subscriber base has increased by 6 million in the month of May, taking the aggregate base to 1,131.0 million, ICRA said in a ...


Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Chinese mobile brand HOMTOM enters India market; to invest Rs 600 crores, set up unit - ETTelecom.com
Chinese mobile brand HOMTOM enters India market; to invest Rs 600 crores, set up unit  ETTelecom.com

The Chinese brand will be investing around Rs 600 crores in the next 3-4 months to cater to the northern parts of India. HOMTOM will be shelling out a..


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Use of 2G technology in Assam, Arunachal: SC asks BSNL to file reply - ETTelecom.com
Use of 2G technology in Assam, Arunachal: SC asks BSNL to file reply  ETTelecom.com

"Let status quo be maintained.The work order has not been issued yet for installation of towers.It should be stayed," said advocate Prashant Bhushan, ..


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel's market share reaches 29.64%, Reliance Jio's 20.50%: Trai - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel's market share reaches 29.64%, Reliance Jio's 20.50%: Trai  ETTelecom.com

Sunil Mittal-driven Bharti Airtel had a market share of 29.64%, followed by billionaire Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio which had a 20.50% pie as of ..


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trai to meet Airtel, Jio, Vodafone-Idea chiefs in December; issue OTT paper next week - ETTelecom.com
Trai to meet Airtel, Jio, Vodafone-Idea chiefs in December; issue OTT paper next week  ETTelecom.com

Over the past few years, Trai has worked with telecom operators to identify areas that require intervention and come out with an action plan for the y..


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
DoT gives final approval to Idea-Vodafone merger - ETTelecom.com
DoT gives final approval to Idea-Vodafone merger  ETTelecom.com

DoT has given the final nod to merger of Vodafone India with Idea Cellular, issuing a letter to this effect to both companies.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vodafone launches new prepaid plan to counter Reliance Jio - ETTelecom.com
Vodafone launches new prepaid plan to counter Reliance Jio  ETTelecom.com

Vodafone has recently come up with long term validity plans of Rs 279 and Rs 189 for its prepaid users, in a bid to compete against Mukesh Ambani-driv..


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa - TechCabal
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa  TechCabal

Telcos are a very important part of the startup ecosystem, for one many startups deliver their products and services via mobile networks and the internet which ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Spy chief wanted ban on China telecoms from Australian 5G - ETTelecom.com
Spy chief wanted ban on China telecoms from Australian 5G  ETTelecom.com

Australian Signals Directorate director-general Mike Burgess said his cyber experts had backed the government's decision in August to bar the two Chin..


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
As cloud stalls, bell tolls for tech boom - ETTelecom.com
As cloud stalls, bell tolls for tech boom  ETTelecom.com

SAN FRANCISCO: The staggering growth of cloud computing can't go on forever. And reports from tech companies that make data-centre hardware and sell the ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Service providers can use offline verification modes of Aadhaar: UIDAI - ETTelecom.com
Service providers can use offline verification modes of Aadhaar: UIDAI  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: *Service* providers can use offline verification tools like eAadhaar and QR code that leverage the unique ID without authentication, any access to ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel woes drag Singtel numbers in July-Sep quarter - ETTelecom.com
Airtel woes drag Singtel numbers in July-Sep quarter  ETTelecom.com

Singapore Telecommunications on Thursday said its pre-tax and post-tax underlying profit contributions from regional associates – mainly Bharti Airtel and ...


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
TDSAT allows RCom to sell spectrum to Jio, telco to repay Ericsson - ETTelecom.com
TDSAT allows RCom to sell spectrum to Jio, telco to repay Ericsson  ETTelecom.com

The telecom tribunal has allowed Reliance Commuinications (RCom) to sell its spectrum by staying the demand of bank guarantees worth Rs 2900 crore fro..


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Data of almost all Pakistani banks hacked: Report - ETTelecom.com
Data of almost all Pakistani banks hacked: Report  ETTelecom.com

In a major security breach, data of most of the banks operating in Pakistan has been hacked, a media report said Tuesday quoting a senior cyber crime ..


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
BSNL introduces concept of prepaid for landline, service to start from July 20 - ETTelecom.com
BSNL introduces concept of prepaid for landline, service to start from July 20  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: State-run BSNL has introduced the concept of prepaid for landline connections as the telco would offer landline connections on 'pay as per-use' ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Use of internet, smartphones stagnant in US: Pew Research Center - ETTelecom.com
Use of internet, smartphones stagnant in US: Pew Research Center  ETTelecom.com

Since last two years, the use of internet, social media, and device ownership in the United States has come to a halt, a new study has found.


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5G push: Telecom gear maker CommScope to buy Arris for $7.4 bn - ETTelecom.com
5G push: Telecom gear maker CommScope to buy Arris for $7.4 bn  ETTelecom.com

U.S. telecom equipment maker CommScope Holding Co Inc said on Thursday it would buy set-top box maker Arris International Plc in a $7.4 billion deal to bulk ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
LTE to reach 5.6 bn connections; 5G to have 400 mn connections globally by 2022: Report - ETTelecom.com
LTE to reach 5.6 bn connections; 5G to have 400 mn connections globally by 2022: Report  ETTelecom.com

4G LTE is expected to reach over 5.6 billion connections globally in 2022 at which time LTE market share will stand at 60 percent.


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Google's payment app for India 'Tez' becomes Google Pay - ETTelecom.com
Google's payment app for India 'Tez' becomes Google Pay  ETTelecom.com

Readying its digital payment *service* for India, Tez, for a global roll out, Google on Tuesday renamed the app as Google Pay and introduced new feature..


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Intel may showcase 4G, 5G capable device for 3.5Ghz frequency range - ETTelecom.com
Intel may showcase 4G, 5G capable device for 3.5Ghz frequency range  ETTelecom.com

Rival Qualcomm has recently demonstrated a prototype of a 4G-and-5G capable smartphone that can work on the airwaves in the 3300-3600 MHz range with e..


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
African countries with the fastest mobile internet speed ranked - IT News Africa
African countries with the fastest mobile internet speed ranked  IT News Africa

Much of 2018's growth in internet users in Africa has been driven by more affordable smartphones and mobile data plans. Mobile phone users in Africa are up ...


Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ZTE violates probation; US judge extends court-appointed monitor for two more years - ETTelecom.com
ZTE violates probation; US judge extends court-appointed monitor for two more years  ETTelecom.com

ZTE has been ordered by a US judge to another two years of scrutiny by a court-appointed monitor.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Xiaomi leads in after sales service in India followed by Samsung, Oppo: Study - ETTelecom.com
Xiaomi leads in after sales service in India followed by Samsung, Oppo: Study  ETTelecom.com

Xiaomi has emerged as the leader in after sales *service* followed by Samsung and Oppo.


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tencent cuts marketing budget for games amid China crackdown: Sources - ETTelecom.com
Tencent cuts marketing budget for games amid China crackdown: Sources  ETTelecom.com

Chinese tech giant Tencent is cutting the marketing budget for its key gaming division, two sources told Reuters on Thursday, amid a crackdown on the industry ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Senate to investigate Enugu airport runway contracts - Premium Times
Senate to investigate Enugu airport runway contracts  Premium Times

The Nigerian Senate has directed its committee on Aviation to carry out a holistic investigation into the contracts awarded for the design and reconstruction of the ...


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecom department gives conditional nod to Vodafone-Idea merger - ETTelecom.com
Telecom department gives conditional nod to Vodafone-Idea merger  ETTelecom.com

Once the companies pay up, department will begin the transfer of Vodafone India's licenses to Idea Cellular, which will complete the merger.


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ericsson expands its 5G portfolio for India; says working with telcos - ETTelecom.com
Ericsson expands its 5G portfolio for India; says working with telcos  ETTelecom.com

Ericsson said that it has launched new hardware and software products under its wireless product portfolio or Radio System portfolio for the Indian ma..


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
India ranks below Kenya, Bangladesh, Pakistan in urban-rural mobile ownership - ETTelecom.com
India ranks below Kenya, Bangladesh, Pakistan in urban-rural mobile ownership  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: India has 22% gap between urban and rural mobile phone ownership and trails behind even less-developing countries such as Pakistan, ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Apple is losing its grip on India - ETTelecom.com
How Apple is losing its grip on India  ETTelecom.com

Apple's problems go beyond price. The company, facing regulatory headaches, lost some top execs this year.


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Indian telcos reviewing blockchain-based solutions to curb pesky calls and SMS - ETTelecom.com
Indian telcos reviewing blockchain-based solutions to curb pesky calls and SMS  ETTelecom.com

Based on blockchain technology and built on Microsoft Azure, the solution aims at mitigating the issue of unsolicited commercial communication (UCC) i..


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 priced at Rs 67900 and Rs 84900 opens for pre-booking - ETTelecom.com
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 priced at Rs 67900 and Rs 84900 opens for pre-booking  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Samsung's much awaited flagship Galaxy Note 9 will be available in 128GB and 512GB variants, priced at Rs 67900 and Rs 84900 respectively.


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
High-end features at affordable rates: How players like Xiaomi, OnePlus are changing market dynamics in Indi.. - ETTelecom.com
High-end features at affordable rates: How players like Xiaomi, OnePlus are changing market dynamics in Indi..  ETTelecom.com

Top smartphone players such as Xiaomi, Oppo, OnePlus, Vivo and now even Samsung are providing their so-called flagship, or top-end features at the mid..


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel offers Amazon Pay gift card to postpaid, prepaid users - ETTelecom.com
Airtel offers Amazon Pay gift card to postpaid, prepaid users  ETTelecom.com

The gift card can be loaded as Amazon Pay balance and used for mobile recharges, bill payments or shopping across Amazon's platform.


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tata Communications acquires IoT firm Teleena - ETTelecom.com
Tata Communications acquires IoT firm Teleena  ETTelecom.com

Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, on Wednesday said it was acquiring Teleena, a Netherlands-based Internet of Thi..


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Truecaller announces 'Call Recording' feature - ETTelecom.com
Truecaller announces 'Call Recording' feature  ETTelecom.com

Popular communication app Truecaller on Monday introduced a new "Call Recording" feature for its Android users globally.


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio counters Airtel, offers 1.5 GB additional data with discounts - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio counters Airtel, offers 1.5 GB additional data with discounts  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Mukesh Ambani-driven Reliance Jio has revised its tariff plans in response to Airtel's 1GB daily additional data on Rs 149 and Rs 399 price points, ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India is fast emerging as a global manufacturing hub, says Modi - ETTelecom.com
India is fast emerging as a global manufacturing hub, says Modi  ETTelecom.com

India is fast emerging at as a global manufacturing hub, having already become the world's second largest mobile phone producer, Prime Minister Narendra ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio tops Fortune's 'Change the World' list - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio tops Fortune's 'Change the World' list  ETTelecom.com

NEW YORK: Richest Indian Mukesh Ambani's telecom unit Reliance Jio has been ranked as the top company globally on Fortune's 'Change The World' list that ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Apple iPhone sales to pick up with onset of Indian festive season: Experts - ETTelecom.com
Apple iPhone sales to pick up with onset of Indian festive season: Experts  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi, The sales of Apple iPhones including the newly-launched premium iPhone Xs and XS Max will pick up in India with the country entering the grand ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US tech giants plan to fight India's data localisation plans - ETTelecom.com
US tech giants plan to fight India's data localisation plans  ETTelecom.com

U.S trade groups, representing companies such as Microsoft have opposed India's push to store data locally.


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GTL Infra lenders may sell loan to ARC - ETTelecom.com
GTL Infra lenders may sell loan to ARC  ETTelecom.com

Banks had given mandate to Union Bank of India (UBI) to jointly sell the entire loan to attract a good offer. Senior officials of UBI and Edelweiss AR..


Fri, 20 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Realme 2' budget smartphone with notched display in India - ETTelecom.com
'Realme 2' budget smartphone with notched display in India  ETTelecom.com

Online focused smartphone maker Realme on Tuesday launched its second budget handset "Realme 2" with notched full screen display in India for Rs 8990..


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tata Communications wins deal from BlaBla Connect - ETTelecom.com
Tata Communications wins deal from BlaBla Connect  ETTelecom.com

Tata Communications, in a statement, said that they'll be providing over 64 million secure hotspots in 160 countries to the BlaBla Connect app subsc..


Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Moov Togo extends Flooz mobile money beyond borders - TeleGeography
Moov Togo extends Flooz mobile money beyond borders  TeleGeography

Togo. Moov Togo has extended its mobile money *service* 'Flooz' to offer cross-border transactions to Benin, Cote d'Ivoire and Niger. Launched in September ...


Tue, 14 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Not asked mobile makers, operators to include helpline number on phones: UIDAI - ETTelecom.com
Not asked mobile makers, operators to include helpline number on phones: UIDAI  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi: Not asked mobile makers, operators to include helpline number on phones: UIDAI The UIDAI today said it has not asked any device maker or *service* ...


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Enterprise information security spends to hit $1.9 bn in 2019' - ETTelecom.com
'Enterprise information security spends to hit $1.9 bn in 2019'  ETTelecom.com

Spending on information security products and services by companies in the country is expected to touch USD 1.9 billion in 2019 as they focus on building ...


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Qualcomm flagship chip to take on Apple A12 processor - ETTelecom.com
New Qualcomm flagship chip to take on Apple A12 processor  ETTelecom.com

Global chipset-maker Qualcomm's next flagship processor, which is likely to be Snapdragon 855, will be built on the same 7nm process technology like i..


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India is poised to be leader in IoT, says Qualcomm - ETTelecom.com
India is poised to be leader in IoT, says Qualcomm  ETTelecom.com

An increasing base of tech-savvy consumers and rising data consumption will help India take up a leading position in the Internet of Things (IoT) mark..


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Popular apps may secretly take screenshots of your activity - ETTelecom.com
Popular apps may secretly take screenshots of your activity  ETTelecom.com

Although the study was conducted on Android phones, researchers said there is no reason to believe that other phone operating systems would be less vu..


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio added 8.74 million users in February, says Trai - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio added 8.74 million users in February, says Trai  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel, however, remained India's biggest phone company with 295.78 million customers, while Reliance Jio's subscriber base swelled to 177...


Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
15M women across 150000 villages benefit from the Internet Saathi Program - ETTelecom.com
15M women across 150000 villages benefit from the Internet Saathi Program  ETTelecom.com

The program will cover over 10500 villages, spread across the four new states -- Goa, Karnataka, Uttarakhand and Telangana, and will train around 100..


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Microsoft probes partner KPMG's anti-piracy work in India after complaint - ETTelecom.com
Microsoft probes partner KPMG's anti-piracy work in India after complaint  ETTelecom.com

Microsoft is investigating the methods partner KPMG uses to crack down on the illegal use of its software in India, after a complaint from a senior member of the ...


Sat, 14 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Germany likely to hold 5G spectrum auction next year: Regulator - ETTelecom.com
Germany likely to hold 5G spectrum auction next year: Regulator  ETTelecom.com

GERMANY: Germany's Federal Network Regulator said on Tuesday it planned to auction spectrum for fifth-generation (5G) mobile services in early 2019, rather ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio rolls out discounts for prepaid customers - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio rolls out discounts for prepaid customers  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Reliance Jio's highest-selling prepaid plan of Rs 399 will now be available at an effective price of Rs 299 with an instant discount of Rs 100.


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio plans to offer cheap 100Mbps broadband with bundled VoIP calling via FTTH service: Report - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio plans to offer cheap 100Mbps broadband with bundled VoIP calling via FTTH service: Report  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: As Reliance Jio is nearing the launch of its broadband services in India, new reports suggest that the telco will offer internet, videos and voice calls ...


Wed, 30 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tata Communications working with Doki Technologies to support its international expansion - ETTelecom.com
Tata Communications working with Doki Technologies to support its international expansion  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Tata Communications is working with Hong Kong based start-up Doki Technologies to support the company's expansion in the US and Canada, ...


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IIT Delhi sets up India's first 5G lab - ETTelecom.com
IIT Delhi sets up India's first 5G lab  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi: IIT-Delhi (IIT-D) has set up a radio lab with an array of antennas for "standardisation, research and manufacturing" of 5G equipment, the institute said ...


Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Singtel concludes Rs 2,649 crore investment in Bharti Airtel holding co - ETTelecom.com
Singtel concludes Rs 2,649 crore investment in Bharti Airtel holding co  ETTelecom.com

Kolkata: Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) has concluded its Rs 2,649 crore investment in Bharti Telecom, taking its total stake (including affiliates) in the ...


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mukesh Ambani's music deal could get a remix - ETTelecom.com
Mukesh Ambani's music deal could get a remix  ETTelecom.com

Reliance is following a well-trodden path of telecom operators dabbling in music, movies and other entertainment to attract subscribers. As his oil-to..


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Samsung Networks says localised and affordable devices to help Reliance Jio drive India’s IoT sector - ETTelecom.com
Samsung Networks says localised and affordable devices to help Reliance Jio drive India’s IoT sector  ETTelecom.com

Samsung Networks has said localised and affordable devices are required to provide a much-needed push to India's Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem.


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NCLT gives RCom and Ericsson a week’s time to negotiate - ETTelecom.com
NCLT gives RCom and Ericsson a week’s time to negotiate  ETTelecom.com

Mumbai | New Delhi: The National Company Law Tribunal has given Reliance Communications and Ericsson a week's time to negotiate a settlement over ...


Sat, 10 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTNL revival plan on, DoT panel meeting regularly: CMD - ETTelecom.com
MTNL revival plan on, DoT panel meeting regularly: CMD  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi: MTNL chief P K Purwar today said an internal panel of Telecom Department is meeting on regular basis to discuss the revival options for the ailing ...


Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Malaysian tycoon's $7 billion wipeout turns his India dream into nightmare - ETTelecom.com
Malaysian tycoon's $7 billion wipeout turns his India dream into nightmare  ETTelecom.com

Malaysian tycoon T Ananda Krishnan's $7 billion bet on mobile carrier Aircel Ltd may instead go down as one of the biggest-ever flops by a foreign inv..


Sat, 03 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NIC sets up cloud-enabled National Data Centre in Bhubaneswar - ETTelecom.com
NIC sets up cloud-enabled National Data Centre in Bhubaneswar  ETTelecom.com

The cloud *service* offerings of NIC would allow departments to provision infrastructure and add to the computing capacity on demand.


Sat, 26 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Xiaomi 'Redmi Note 5' series hits 5 mn sales in India - ETTelecom.com
Xiaomi 'Redmi Note 5' series hits 5 mn sales in India  ETTelecom.com

The "Redmi Note 5" series, that came with two devices "Redmi Note 5" and "Note 5 Pro", was launched in February this year.


Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
JioPhone becoming meaningful force, says Credit Suisse - ETTelecom.com
JioPhone becoming meaningful force, says Credit Suisse  ETTelecom.com

Financial services firm Credit Suisse, estimates that about 40 million JioPhones have been sold so far and its increased acceptance could be a potenti..


Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel launches 1200 GB ultra-high speed home broadband plan - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel launches 1200 GB ultra-high speed home broadband plan  ETTelecom.com

Sunil Mittal-driven Bharti Airtel offers home broadband and fixed line services in 89 cities across India currently.


Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nokia launches new range of devices, own online store - ETTelecom.com
Nokia launches new range of devices, own online store  ETTelecom.com

HMD Global, makers of Nokia brand of mobile phones, launched four smartphones across price bands.


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Custodian introduces ‘Max’ chatbox - Vanguard
Custodian introduces ‘Max’ chatbox  Vanguard

CUSTODIAN Investment Plc has introduced an interactive digital platform called 'Max'. According to the company, 'Max' which is Nigeria's first insurance ...


Sun, 01 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Gionee aims to be among top 5 smartphone brands in India - ETTelecom.com
How Gionee aims to be among top 5 smartphone brands in India  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: After a brief hiatus, second-tier Chinese handset maker Gionee is geared up for a big splash in India with new smartphone launches amid a ...


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nokia 1 Android Go smartphone, Nokia 8110 4G feature phone to help HMD drive volume market share in India: C.. - ETTelecom.com
Nokia 1 Android Go smartphone, Nokia 8110 4G feature phone to help HMD drive volume market share in India: C..  ETTelecom.com

HMD Global, the maker of Nokia-branded mobile handsets said that its immediate focus on India to be more impactful.


Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Idea offers cashbacks for 4G smartphone buyers - ETTelecom.com
Idea offers cashbacks for 4G smartphone buyers  ETTelecom.com

For the past few months, battle of tariffs, amongst telcos has been on cash back offers aimed to get more subscribers via multiple alliances with hand..


Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MWC2018: Nokia to bring new smartphones to India from April - ETTelecom.com
MWC2018: Nokia to bring new smartphones to India from April  ETTelecom.com

BARCELONA: Mobile phone company HMD Global is likely to roll out new smartphones from April and a new version of its 22-year-old handset Nokia 8110 from ...


Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chinese smartphone maker Comio to invest Rs 500 cr in India - ETTelecom.com
Chinese smartphone maker Comio to invest Rs 500 cr in India  ETTelecom.com

Chandigarh: Chinese smartphone maker Comio will invest Rs 500 crore in the Indian market by the end of this year, a senior company official said here today.


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Danish TDC gets new takeover approach, could ditch MTG deal - ETTelecom.com
Danish TDC gets new takeover approach, could ditch MTG deal  ETTelecom.com

COPENHAGEN/STOCKHOLM: Danish telecoms group TDC has been approached again by a potential bidder and could abandon its own planned $2.5 billion ...


Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Singtel's investments in Bharti signal long-term bet on India telecom market - ETTelecom.com
Singtel's investments in Bharti signal long-term bet on India telecom market  ETTelecom.com

Global rating agency Fitch expects gradual price discipline in the financially stressed sector to return and “drive mid-single digit revenue recover..


Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
RCom reports Rs 130 crore net loss in Q3 post exit from consumer business - ETTelecom.com
RCom reports Rs 130 crore net loss in Q3 post exit from consumer business  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Reliance Communications (RCom) on Monday reported Rs 130 crore net loss for the October-December quarter against Rs 2,712 crore net loss in ...


Mon, 29 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Watch: Julio Jones Finally Finds End Zone, Scores First TD Since November 2017 - Sports Illustrated
Watch: Julio Jones Finally Finds End Zone, Scores First TD Since November 2017  Sports Illustrated

For the first time since November 26, 2017, Julio Jones has found the end zone.


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BSNL rolls out 4G services in India from Kerela - ETTelecom.com
BSNL rolls out 4G services in India from Kerela  ETTelecom.com

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: State Owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) today rolled out its 4G mobile services in India from the southern state of Kerala.


Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MWC2018: Telecom minister says India to align spectrum prices with global rates - ETTelecom.com
MWC2018: Telecom minister says India to align spectrum prices with global rates  ETTelecom.com

The government would outline its spectrum pricing goals and objectives in NTP2018 to be in sync with the rest of the world on this score, the minister..


Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reliance Communications' GCX aims for $1 billion annual revenue from 2025 - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Communications' GCX aims for $1 billion annual revenue from 2025  ETTelecom.com

Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications, expects revenue of $1 billion a year from its undersea cable business from 2025, ...


Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ways in which IoT redefines customer experience - ETTelecom.com
Ways in which IoT redefines customer experience  ETTelecom.com

A typical example of IOT includes the insertion of sensors in the cars to track usage based insurance by the insurance providers. A predominant exampl..


Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
TRAI to decide guidelines to curb unwanted marketing calls by January 15 - ETTelecom.com
TRAI to decide guidelines to curb unwanted marketing calls by January 15  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Ahead of the release of *fresh* guidelines by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) regarding prevention of spam callers, a survey ...


Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hewlett Packard Enterprise-owned Aruba eyes double-digit growth in India in 2018 - ETTelecom.com
Hewlett Packard Enterprise-owned Aruba eyes double-digit growth in India in 2018  ETTelecom.com

With mobility on the rise amid enterprises aspiring to create modern, connected workplaces, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)-owned wireless networking..


Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Budget 2018: Lava says custom duty increase in mobile phones a big boost to Make-in-India program - ETTelecom.com
Budget 2018: Lava says custom duty increase in mobile phones a big boost to Make-in-India program  ETTelecom.com

The duty increase would be the third instance in the last 12 months. In February 2017, the government imposed a 10% import duty which it increased to ..


Thu, 01 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio planning bigger push for LYF smartphone portfolio; plans Android Go device with MediaTek - ET Tech and Gadgets
Reliance Jio planning bigger push for LYF smartphone portfolio; plans Android Go device with MediaTek  ET Tech and Gadgets

Reliance Jio is planning a bigger push for its LYF handset portfolio in partnership with Taiwanese chipset maker MediaTek.


Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Gemalto LTE-M wireless module earns certification for IoT devices - ETTelecom.com
Gemalto LTE-M wireless module earns certification for IoT devices  ETTelecom.com

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security has earned AT&T certification for its award-winning Cinterion LTE-M IoT module expanding cellular connec..


Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UIDAI lets Airtel to continue Aadhaar-based e-KYC verification till March 31, but maintains suspension order.. - ETTelecom.com
UIDAI lets Airtel to continue Aadhaar-based e-KYC verification till March 31, but maintains suspension order..  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel did not comment on UIDAI's order pertaining to its payments banking arm, but one of the persons cited above said “status quo had bee..


Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Bucket Hat: Not Just for Gilligan Anymore - The Wall Street Journal
The Bucket Hat: Not Just for Gilligan Anymore  The Wall Street Journal

Though commonly associated with TV's goofiest castaway, the always-functional bucket hat is back in fashion as a summer cap.


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Investors Seek Slice of Future Energy Revenues in Mozambique Bond Restructuring - The Wall Street Journal
Investors Seek Slice of Future Energy Revenues in Mozambique Bond Restructuring  The Wall Street Journal

Investors sent Mozambique a proposal this week to restructure a defaulted $726 million bond as the African nation struggles with a worsening financial crisis ...


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

UPDATE 1-Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute  Reuters

(Adds comments from Orange statement, details). NIAMEY, Nov 30 (Reuters) - French telecoms group Orange said on Friday that Niger's government had ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 19:03:00 GMT
The closure of the premises of Orange Niger ordered by the tax authorities - African Daily Voice
The closure of the premises of Orange Niger ordered by the tax authorities  African Daily Voice

NEWSROOM (ADV) – The General Tax Directorate of Niger has ordered the closure of the premises of Orange Niger in Niamey for “non-payment of tax”, ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute - ETTelecom.com
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute  ETTelecom.com

French telecoms group Orange said on Friday that Niger's government had ordered it to shut all its offices in the country because of a tax dispute, c..


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes - NDTV News
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes  NDTV News

Niger on Saturday ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecoms operator Airtel, a subsidiary of the Bharti Airtel group, for unpaid taxes of ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 22:26:00 GMT
Niger authorities force office closures at Airtel and Orange over tax dispute - Telecompaper
Niger authorities force office closures at Airtel and Orange over tax dispute  Telecompaper

Airtel Niger has issued a statement condemning the decision of the country's tax authorities to force the closure of its offices because of a dispute over unpaid tax ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:01:00 GMT
Niger: CityTaps raises € 1 million and signs with Veolia Africa for prepaid water - AFRIK 21
Niger: CityTaps raises € 1 million and signs with Veolia Africa for prepaid water  AFRIK 21

The start-up CityTaps has just raised 1 million euros and signed, in the wake, a contract with Veolia Africa to develop a large scale new water meter in ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange ordered to shut offices in tax dispute - Mobile World Live
Orange ordered to shut offices in tax dispute  Mobile World Live

Niger's government ordered Orange Group to close all of its offices in the country as authorities and the operator escalated a row over a XOF22 billion ($38 ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Regulatory Risks Further Dampen Niger Telecoms Potential - Fitch Solutions
Regulatory Risks Further Dampen Niger Telecoms Potential  Fitch Solutions

Key View: The Nigerien government has closed Airtel and Orange's offices over a tax dispute. The operators will actively pursue an amicable resolution as they ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:18:28 GMT
Comment: Orange the World aims to end violence against women and girls - Times Colonist
Comment: Orange the World aims to end violence against women and girls  Times Colonist

Nov. 25 marked the beginning of the United Nations' Orange the World: End Violence Against Women and Girls: 16 Days to End Gender-based Violence.


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Meet Cameron Dallas, the Instagram celebrity - British GQ
Meet Cameron Dallas, the Instagram celebrity  British GQ

Our weekly trek into the world of Instagram celebrity. This week: Cameron Dallas has 21 million followers and a Netflix series in which he tried to spray hairspray ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 11:06:27 GMT
Royal Men, Exchequers on fire - BusinessGhana
Royal Men, Exchequers on fire  BusinessGhana

Royal Men of Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and local rivals Exchequers of Bank of Ghana set the Abuja Hockey Stadium on fire last Saturday during their ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 11:30:36 GMT
Not just maize: Africa's fall Armyworm crisis threatens sorghum, other crops, too - World - ReliefWeb
Not just maize: Africa's fall Armyworm crisis threatens sorghum, other crops, too - World  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on World and 2 other countries about Agriculture and Insect Infestation; published on 26 Nov 2018 by ICRISAT.


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
My year of reading African women, by Gary Younge - The Guardian
My year of reading African women, by Gary Younge  The Guardian

Shamed by a gap in his reading, the Guardian writer vowed to read only fiction by African women in 2018. After 19 novels spanning Nigeria to Ethiopia, ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 09:00:00 GMT
Eliminating violence against women at launch of George’s saints and scoundrels - Guardian Nigeria
Eliminating violence against women at launch of George’s saints and scoundrels  Guardian Nigeria

It was a gathering of writers, literary critics and scholars at Emerald Hotel, Port Harcourt last Sunday, when Ekaete George, who describes herself as 'poet, ...


Sun, 16 Dec 2018 02:10:00 GMT
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

Company now read to launch *service*.


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

The government of Niger Republic has awarded the country's first 4G license to Airtel Niger (Celtel Niger SA) for an undisclosed amount. According to the ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telefonica wins new customers as Vodafone stops broadcasting soccer - ETTelecom.com
Telefonica wins new customers as Vodafone stops broadcasting soccer  ETTelecom.com

Spain's Telefonica gained 90000 mobile clients in its domestic market in August, thanks to its bet on broadcasting soccer just as Britain's Vodafone ..


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa - TechCabal
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa  TechCabal

Telcos are a very important part of the startup ecosystem, for one many startups deliver their products and services via mobile networks and the internet which ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria – Floods Hit Niger, Kano and Nasarawa States - Nigeria - ReliefWeb
Nigeria – Floods Hit Niger, Kano and Nasarawa States - Nigeria  ReliefWeb

Nigeria's Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) has warned communities in Kebbi, Niger, Kwara, Kogi, Anambra, Delta and Bayelsa states that increasingly ...


Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Is the new US drone base in Niger worth the cost? - DefenseNews.com
Is the new US drone base in Niger worth the cost?  DefenseNews.com

For decades, large parts of Africa have been home to local radicals and militants. But these local radicals do not present a direct threat to U.S. national security ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange outlines Africa rollout plan for AI-enabled bank - ITWeb Africa
Orange outlines Africa rollout plan for AI-enabled bank  ITWeb Africa

Bruno Mettling, Orange's President and CEO for Middle East and Africa, has confirmed the company will launch its AI-enabled mobile bank offering, Orange ...


Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Father of soldier killed in Niger asks the Army not to punish the Green Beret officer who led the mission - ArmyTimes.com
Father of soldier killed in Niger asks the Army not to punish the Green Beret officer who led the mission  ArmyTimes.com

The father of Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, an Army Green Beret killed in the October 2017 Niger ambush, has authored a letter asking the Army not to punish the Green ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger investigation: What went wrong, what's being done to fix it - ArmyTimes.com
Niger investigation: What went wrong, what's being done to fix it  ArmyTimes.com

In a televised Pentagon briefing, the commander of U.S. Africa Command laid out the bottom line for the October Niger ambush that killed four U.S. soldiers: “The ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pentagon report finds multiple failures leading to Niger attack - PBS NewsHour
Pentagon report finds multiple failures leading to Niger attack  PBS NewsHour

WASHINGTON — Multiple failures led up to the deadly Niger attack last October, but top military leaders said Thursday that none directly caused the ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vivendi and Orange Sign a Partnership Deal with The CanalOlympia Cinema Network to Make the Big Screen More Accessible to All in Africa - Business Wire
Vivendi and Orange Sign a Partnership Deal with The CanalOlympia Cinema Network to Make the Big Screen More Accessible to All in Africa  Business Wire

Regulatory News: Vivendi (Paris:VIV) and Orange have joined forces to meet the expectations of the fast-growing African continent, keen to consume cul.


Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange and Nokia kick off Africa modernization project - Telecoms.com
Orange and Nokia kick off Africa modernization project  Telecoms.com

Orange and Nokia have announced a three-year modernization project to roll out single radio access network and network management technology across ...


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US confirms drones in Niger have striking capabilities - Military Times
US confirms drones in Niger have striking capabilities  Military Times

The United States Africa Command says the U.S. started arming drones in the Central African nation of Niger earlier this year.


Sun, 29 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Overrun and outnumbered, special ops soldiers fought to the end in deadly Niger ambush - ArmyTimes.com
Overrun and outnumbered, special ops soldiers fought to the end in deadly Niger ambush  ArmyTimes.com

In the months since the Oct. 4 ambush, U.S. Africa Command has conducted an extensive investigation to answer two questions: What were those *service* ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The bigger question raised by the deadly ambush in Niger - PBS NewsHour
The bigger question raised by the deadly ambush in Niger  PBS NewsHour

The Pentagon blames a series of failures for last October's ambush deaths of four U.S. commandos in Niger. Citing poor preparation, communications and ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Two-star general, Green Berets punished for deadly Niger ambush that killed 4 US soldiers - ArmyTimes.com
Two-star general, Green Berets punished for deadly Niger ambush that killed 4 US soldiers  ArmyTimes.com

The military has reportedly punished six troops, including an Air Force two-star general, for their roles in the October 2017 Niger ambush that resulted in the ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Eight soldiers nominated for DSCs, Silver Stars for actions during deadly Niger attack - ArmyTimes.com
Eight soldiers nominated for DSCs, Silver Stars for actions during deadly Niger attack  ArmyTimes.com

The team leader at the center of the investigation into a deadly ambush of a special operations unit in Niger last year has been recommended for an award for ...


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
It's Magic - Orange Is The New Black - Carte Blanche
It's Magic - Orange Is The New Black  Carte Blanche

In the season premiere of the acclaimed dramedy, the COs at Litchfield's maximum security unit welcome the new arrivals. Golden Globe-nominee Taylor ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:45:53 GMT
Cat Fight: Cheetos Maker Pepsi Challenges Orange Snack Rival - The Wall Street Journal
Cat Fight: Cheetos Maker Pepsi Challenges Orange Snack Rival  The Wall Street Journal

The maker of Cheetos says it is fighting a copycat. PepsiCo Inc.'s PEP -3.72% Frito-Lay division, which makes the crunchy orange-colored snack, has accused a ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange to delist its shares from Egyptian Exchange - african-markets.com
Orange to delist its shares from Egyptian Exchange  african-markets.com

The Extraordinary General Assembly of Orange Egypt for Telecommunications (EGX:OREG) approved to optionally write off the company's shares from the ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US builds drone base in Niger, crossroads of extremism fight - DefenseNews.com
US builds drone base in Niger, crossroads of extremism fight  DefenseNews.com

AGADEZ, Niger — On the scorching edge of the Sahara Desert, the U.S. Air Force is building a base for armed drones, the newest front in America's battle ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange's CFO sees opportunity in H1 2019 for French market consolidation - ETTelecom.com
Orange's CFO sees opportunity in H1 2019 for French market consolidation  ETTelecom.com

The French telecoms industry may have an opportunity in the first half of 2019 to cut the number of operators to three from four, once a process to re..


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Deadly Niger mission lacked proper senior approval, investigation finds - PBS NewsHour
Deadly Niger mission lacked proper senior approval, investigation finds  PBS NewsHour

A military investigation into the Niger attack that killed four American *service* members also concludes with no single point of failure leading to the Niger attack, ...


Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Following Niger ambush, Pentagon promises more air support in Africa - AirForceTimes.com
Following Niger ambush, Pentagon promises more air support in Africa  AirForceTimes.com

When U.S. soldiers in Niger became involved in a firefight Oct. 4 with local militants, it took an hour and a half for the first unarmed American aircraft to arrive ...


Sun, 13 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange accelerates its multi-service operator strategy in Africa - africanews
Orange accelerates its multi-service operator strategy in Africa  africanews

Democratise access to digital In the field of telephony as in many others, Africa has jumped a technological step by moving directly to mobile. The outlook.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Salah misses two penalties, nets twice, as Egypt trounce Niger - ESPN
Salah misses two penalties, nets twice, as Egypt trounce Niger  ESPN

Mohamed Salah missed two penalties, scored twice and contributed two assists as Egypt demolished Niger 6-0 in Saturday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.


Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange CEO sees a potential telco merger in France from 2019 - ETTelecom.com
Orange CEO sees a potential telco merger in France from 2019  ETTelecom.com

Market conditions are likely to lead to a new round of merger talks between France's four telecom operators from 2019.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Did military hide the real mission of the Niger ambush from Congress? - DefenseNews.com
Did military hide the real mission of the Niger ambush from Congress?  DefenseNews.com

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine is accusing the military of hiding from Congress its true mission in a Niger ambush last October that ended in the deaths ...


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Names of 4 soldiers killed in Niger added to memorial wall at Fort Bragg - ArmyTimes.com
Names of 4 soldiers killed in Niger added to memorial wall at Fort Bragg  ArmyTimes.com

The names of four Special Forces soldiers killed last year in an ambush in Niger were among 12 added to a memorial wall at Fort Bragg.


Sun, 27 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Orange multi-billion revolution in Africa (by Simon Ateba) - africanews
The Orange multi-billion revolution in Africa (by Simon Ateba)  africanews

by Simon Ateba The mobile revolution in Africa is being led by many firms and actors, including Orange, a network operator and creator of digital experiences in.


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pentagon: Green Berets failed to report nature of mission before Niger ambush - Politico
Pentagon: Green Berets failed to report nature of mission before Niger ambush  Politico

The findings of a monthslong probe highlight inconsistencies in the public explanations at the time that it was a training mission gone horribly wrong.


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Quantenna lands multiple new deals: Orange Poland, SoftAtHome, & Plume - Wi-Fi NOW News
Quantenna lands multiple new deals: Orange Poland, SoftAtHome, & Plume  Wi-Fi NOW News

By Claus Hetting, Wi-Fi NOW CEO & Chairman. Quantenna has landed a litany of new deals positioning the pure-play Wi-Fi chipset vendor into the thick of a ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
An orange a day keeps blurred vision away, study finds - Vanguard
An orange a day keeps blurred vision away, study finds  Vanguard

A study recently found that regular orange eaters have a significantly decreased chance of developing macular degeneration, a common age-related eye ...


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger football club recruits migrants en route to Libya - InfoMigrants
Niger football club recruits migrants en route to Libya  InfoMigrants

The town of Agadez is often the last stop in Niger for migrants hoping to travel to Libya, and then to Europe. A local football coach is using his town's strategic ...


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
In Niger attack, risk-taking culture and complacency led to deadly ambush - Military Times
In Niger attack, risk-taking culture and complacency led to deadly ambush  Military Times

Poor training and a culture of risk-taking led to the deadly Oct. 4 ambush near Tongo Tongo, Niger, according to officials familiar with a Pentagon report ...


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange, the Only Telecoms Operator in the World Certified as a “Top Employer Global 2018” - Business Wire
Orange, the Only Telecoms Operator in the World Certified as a “Top Employer Global 2018”  Business Wire

Orange has been awarded the “Top Employer Global 2018” certification, which recognizes the best human resources policies and policies and practices.


Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
More Bad News for the Orange Juice Market - Wall Street Journal
More Bad News for the Orange Juice Market  Wall Street Journal

Florida's orange groves are recovering. But that's unlikely to save the long troubled market for frozen concentrated orange juice.


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger: Population Flow Monitoring Dashboard #7 (January 2018) - Niger - ReliefWeb
Niger: Population Flow Monitoring Dashboard #7 (January 2018) - Niger  ReliefWeb

English Situation Report on Niger and 16 other countries about Protection and Human Rights, Aged Persons, Children and more; published on 31 Jan 2018 by ...


Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The U.S. Is Building a Drone Base in Niger That Will Cost More Than $280 Million by 2024 - The Intercept
The U.S. Is Building a Drone Base in Niger That Will Cost More Than $280 Million by 2024  The Intercept

A U.S. drone base in a remote part of West Africa has garnered attention for its $100 million construction price tag. But according to new projections from the Air ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Top Employers Institute Releases the Coveted List of Africa's Top Employers 2019 - PR Newswire
Top Employers Institute Releases the Coveted List of Africa's Top Employers 2019  PR Newswire

JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Employers Institute, a global organization dedicated to enriching the world of work, and connecting Top ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. identifies 3 Islamic State militants behind ambush in Niger that killed 3 from Fort Bragg - WRAL.com
U.S. identifies 3 Islamic State militants behind ambush in Niger that killed 3 from Fort Bragg  WRAL.com

WASHINGTON -- The United States has identified at least three Islamic State leaders accused of planning and directing an ambush last October in Niger that ...


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Congrats on the New College Job. What Will You Do With All Those Orange Ties? - The Wall Street Journal
Congrats on the New College Job. What Will You Do With All Those Orange Ties?  The Wall Street Journal

Over 12 years as provost at the University of Miami, Tom LeBlanc accumulated a lot of swag in school colors: Orange ties. Green ties. Orange-and-green ties.


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pentagon releases animated recreation of Niger ambush - McClatchy Washington Bureau
Pentagon releases animated recreation of Niger ambush  McClatchy Washington Bureau

A US Africa Command (AFRICOM) investigation into the October 4, 2017 ambush that killed four US Green Berets by militants loyal to Islamic State in Niger ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ghana to play in Africa U-20 Championship in Niger next year, dates released - Ghanasoccernet.com
Ghana to play in Africa U-20 Championship in Niger next year, dates released  Ghanasoccernet.com

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has released the starting date of the 2019 Africa Youth Championship in Niger.At its meeting in Sharm El Sheikh, ...


Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger's Gold Rush Has Turned Bandits into Barons - VICE
Niger's Gold Rush Has Turned Bandits into Barons  VICE

This article originally appeared on VICE UK. Gold-mining sites in northern Niger tend to have an origin story, exaggerated with each retelling. In the case of ...


Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
In Niger, women pool money to build business - PBS NewsHour
In Niger, women pool money to build business  PBS NewsHour

In 1991, CARE Niger launched a loan program, called Mata Masu Dubara or “women on the move,” to give women-managed households more economic ...


Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pentagon releases recreation of deadly Niger ambush - Military Times
Pentagon releases recreation of deadly Niger ambush  Military Times

In a recreation released by the Pentagon, see the October 2017 ambush in Niger that left four Green Berets dead.


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Syracuse basketball walk-on from Africa finally getting his chance in 5th year - syracuse.com
Syracuse basketball walk-on from Africa finally getting his chance in 5th year  syracuse.com

Antonio Balandi lived in Chad, Mauritania, Niger, Nepal and Burkina Faso before coming to Syracuse University. He's now a fifth-year senior in his first year in ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ghana squander chances to draw 0-0 with Niger at WAFU Zone B U17 tourney - Ghanasoccernet.com
Ghana squander chances to draw 0-0 with Niger at WAFU Zone B U17 tourney  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana missed a first half penalty to draw 0-0 with hosts Niger on Wednesday in their opening match at the zonal U17 AFCON qualifiers in Niamey.The Black ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ghana U-17 team set to leave for Niger on Monday - Ghanasoccernet.com
Ghana U-17 team set to leave for Niger on Monday  Ghanasoccernet.com

The national U-17 team of Ghana, the Black Starlets will leave for Niger on Monday ahead of the West Africa Zone B qualifying tournament for the Africa Juvenile ...


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Changes are coming for special ops troops deploying to Africa in the aftermath of the deadly Niger ambush - Military Times
Changes are coming for special ops troops deploying to Africa in the aftermath of the deadly Niger ambush  Military Times

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is looking to change how U.S. special operations forces are prepared for missions in Africa after an October ambush by extremists ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DoD approves danger pay for Niger, Mali, Cameroon - Military Times
DoD approves danger pay for Niger, Mali, Cameroon  Military Times

*Service* members deployed to Niger, Mali and northern Cameroon qualify to receive imminent danger pay/hostile fire pay retroactive to June 7, 2017, DoD ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger may have arrested militant with ties to ambush that killed 4 US soldiers - Military Times
Niger may have arrested militant with ties to ambush that killed 4 US soldiers  Military Times

Niger's military has detained a suspect who it believes could be the militant leader who was being pursued when an ambush left four American soldiers dead in ...


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Strange 'orange snow’ phenomenon reported across eastern Europe - The Independent
Strange 'orange snow’ phenomenon reported across eastern Europe  The Independent

Orange-tinted snow has swept across Russia, Bulgaria, Romania and other countries in eastern Europe. Pictures of the snow have shown up on social media ...


Sun, 25 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2019 AFCON qualifier: Tunisia secure qualification with win over Niger - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 AFCON qualifier: Tunisia secure qualification with win over Niger  Ghanasoccernet.com

Tunisia have joined hosts Cameroon and Madagascar in booking their place at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, following a 2-1 win over Niger at the Stade ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Black Satellites to face Niger in WAFU U20 Cup of Nations opener in Lome - Ghanasoccernet.com
Black Satellites to face Niger in WAFU U20 Cup of Nations opener in Lome  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana will open their WAFU U20 Cup of Nations campaign against Niger at the Stade Municipal in Lomé , Togo on Friday, 7 December, 2018.The Black ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US military opens annual counterterrorism training in Niger - Military Times
US military opens annual counterterrorism training in Niger  Military Times

Six months after the deaths of U.S. soldiers in Niger led to questions about the military's presence in the West African nation, the U.S. special operations ...


Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange extends household solar kit offering to five more African countries - PV-Tech
Orange extends household solar kit offering to five more African countries  PV-Tech

Orange, which already provides solar kits with mobile payments to residents in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Madagascar, is extending its ...


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Juvia's Place Is Launching at Ulta With Afrique Collection - Allure Magazine
Juvia's Place Is Launching at Ulta With Afrique Collection  Allure Magazine

Juvia's Place will launch online at Ulta on the same day the brand launches its new Afrique makeup collection, which features bold and vibrant matte and ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The road to Agadez | 1843 - The Economist 1843
The road to Agadez | 1843  The Economist 1843

They call Agadez the gateway to the Sahara. At the entrance to the city, the largest in central Niger, a huge concrete arch straddles the road. Except you can't ...


Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Video: Watch full match of Ghana U17 0-0 Niger 17 in WAFU Championship - Ghanasoccernet.com
Video: Watch full match of Ghana U17 0-0 Niger 17 in WAFU Championship  Ghanasoccernet.com

Watch Ghana playing out to a goalless draw against Niger in the WAFU B U17 Championship that would serve as the qualifiers for the Africa U17 Championship ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pentagon releases extended video of ambush on US-Nigerien forces - Military Times
Pentagon releases extended video of ambush on US-Nigerien forces  Military Times

The Pentagon released an extended video Thursday of its re-creation of the Niger attack last October that took the lives of four US *service* members, revealing ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange SA: Speculative Play At Best For Income Seekers - Seeking Alpha
Orange SA: Speculative Play At Best For Income Seekers  Seeking Alpha

Orange SA is the successor company to France Telecom S.A. The company has recently returned to operating cash flow growth and its exposure to frontier ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Omarosa says she suspects Pence’s chief of staff wrote anonymous New York Times op-ed - The Washington Post
Omarosa says she suspects Pence’s chief of staff wrote anonymous New York Times op-ed  The Washington Post

The former White House aide appeared on “The View” and MSNBC to talk op-eds, tapes and the 25th Amendment.


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WAFU B U17: Coach Karim Zito names U17 squad to face Niger today - Ghanasoccernet.com
WAFU B U17: Coach Karim Zito names U17 squad to face Niger today  Ghanasoccernet.com

Coach Abdul Karim Zito has named a strong starting XI to battle out with the Menas of Niger in the 2019 WAFU Zone B qualifiers in Niger.The tournament which ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
PHOTOS: Black Starlets leave today to Niger for WAFU Zone B U17 tournament - Ghanasoccernet.com
PHOTOS: Black Starlets leave today to Niger for WAFU Zone B U17 tournament  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana U17 coach Abdul Karim Zito has named 20 players to Niger for the upcoming zonal qualifier for the Africa U17 Cup of Nations tournament.The Black ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Military reviews rules for helmet cams after Niger attack - Military Times
Military reviews rules for helmet cams after Niger attack  Military Times

U.S. military leaders are considering new guidelines for the use of helmet cameras on the battlefield after Islamic State-linked fighters in Niger exploited footage ...


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria to experience more flooding as Niger opens dam - Daily Trust
Nigeria to experience more flooding as Niger opens dam  Daily Trust

Many Nigerian states are about to experience severe flooding after the government of Niger Republic opened up its dam. The Director General of National ...


Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Orange growers could face brunt of US trade wars amid cheap imports and lower consumption - The Independent
Orange growers could face brunt of US trade wars amid cheap imports and lower consumption  The Independent

US president may move to protect US producers against Latin American rivals and open up a *fresh* round of trade wars, says trade expert Leonardo Gonzalez ...


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Great internet debate: Do you hear 'Yanny' or 'Laurel'? - KABC-TV
Great internet debate: Do you hear 'Yanny' or 'Laurel'?  KABC-TV

A new debate has split the internet, and this time it has to do with a simple audio clip. YouTuber Cloe Couture tweeted out a video clip asking "What do you hear ...


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MainOne, Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa - Vanguard
MainOne, Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa  Vanguard

French Telecoms company, Orange and leading West African Connectivity and Data Centre services provider, MainOne have struck a partnership that will see ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Applications open for Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa - Disrupt Africa
Applications open for Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa  Disrupt Africa

Applications have opened for the eighth edition of the annual Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East, which rewards innovative projects that ...


Fri, 02 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
WFP Niger Country Brief, November 2017 - Niger - ReliefWeb
WFP Niger Country Brief, November 2017 - Niger  ReliefWeb

Highlights. On 24 November, WFP Niger held a debate session on gender-based violence to launch “the 16 days of activism” campaign. WFP nutrition activities ...


Thu, 30 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Sembcorp Industries looking to buy Orange Renewable - Mint
Sembcorp Industries looking to buy Orange Renewable  Mint

Sembcorp Industries is the third firm after Hero Future Energies and Greenko Group to show interest in buying Orange Renewable from AT Capital Group.


Fri, 02 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
'Jack of all trades': Poignant clip from Nat Geo documentary highlights soldier killed in Niger ambush - Military Times
'Jack of all trades': Poignant clip from Nat Geo documentary highlights soldier killed in Niger ambush  Military Times

In a scene from National Geographic's documentary series, Chain of Command, Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four soldiers killed in the October ambush in ...


Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Telecoms group Orange's board backs new 4-year mandate for Richard - ETTelecom.com
Telecoms group Orange's board backs new 4-year mandate for Richard  ETTelecom.com

PARIS: The board of French telecoms group Orange on Tuesday voted in favour of renewing the mandate of company head Stephane Richard for another four ...


Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The last Ford Focus RS is the very orange 'Heritage Edition' - Top Gear
The last Ford Focus RS is the very orange 'Heritage Edition'  Top Gear

Drift Mode superhatch heads into the sunset by dressing up as… a sunset. Ollie Kew. 14 Feb 2018. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Mailto · Copy link.


Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Local father opens up about son killed in Niger ambush - WJHL-TV News Channel 11
Local father opens up about son killed in Niger ambush  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) - The keynote speaker at Monday night's Memorial Day event in Johnson City was the father of a U.S. Army soldier who was ...


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fallout from Niger ambush could scale back Africa missions, strip commanders of autonomy - Military Times
Fallout from Niger ambush could scale back Africa missions, strip commanders of autonomy  Military Times

A probe into the Niger ambush that killed four U.S. soldiers is expected to recommend reducing ground missions in West Africa and stripping field commanders ...


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Sierra Leone News: Orange CEO bids farewell - Awoko
Sierra Leone News: Orange CEO bids farewell  Awoko

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Orange Sierra Leone, Sékou Dramé, will leave Sierra Leone this month. He arrived in July 2016, from Senegal, where he ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hours before death in Niger, U.S. soldiers were targeting militants in Mali - The Washington Post
Hours before death in Niger, U.S. soldiers were targeting militants in Mali  The Washington Post

NIAMEY, Niger — The four U.S. soldiers killed last month in an ambush were helping track and fight Islamist militants along the Mali-Niger border in the hours ...


Sun, 05 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Sheriff's deputies laughed at and filmed Army veteran as he died in a jail cell - ArmyTimes.com
Sheriff's deputies laughed at and filmed Army veteran as he died in a jail cell  ArmyTimes.com

An Oregon county sheriff's office has condemned the actions of three of its deputies who filmed and laughed at an Army veteran as he died of a drug overdose in ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The upcoming Niger election and the drama surrounding it, explained - Washington Post
The upcoming Niger election and the drama surrounding it, explained  Washington Post

As part of our broader series of Monkey Cage Election Reports, the following is a pre-election report for the Feb. 21 vote scheduled in Niger. Niger will hold ...


Wed, 17 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Is ‘Orange the New Blue’ for Southern California Republican Stronghold? - Wall Street Journal
Is ‘Orange the New Blue’ for Southern California Republican Stronghold?  Wall Street Journal

Orange County, Calif., might seem an unlikely place for a boisterous gathering looking to unseat a longtime Republican congressman, but Democrats say this ...


Sun, 25 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US military investigating Niger ambush Twitter posts - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
US military investigating Niger ambush Twitter posts  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

The US military is continuing to investigate posts on Twitter claiming to show the aftermath of an October ambush of US troops in Niger in which four soldiers ...


Sat, 27 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Black Satellites coach Jimmy Cobblah happy to qualify for AYC in Niger next year - Ghanasoccernet.com
Black Satellites coach Jimmy Cobblah happy to qualify for AYC in Niger next year  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana U-20 coach Jimmy Cobblah says he is happy to lead the Black Satellites to qualify for the Africa Youth Championship in Niger next year. The team ...


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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