Myanmar's fundamentals, such as its 40 percent mobile penetration rate, are positive signs for investment in the teleco sector, says Suresh Sidhu, CEO of Edotco Group.» Read More
Sprint now says it will cut in half the price of most Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile plans, excluding unlimited music and video streaming, and some other options the plans may offer. For example, Verizon customers paying $80 for 12 GB of data will pay $40 for 12 GB if they switch to Sprint, and save 50 percent on the access fee as well. Shares in Sprint Corp. ended down 41 cents,...
Maggie Wilderotter, Frontier Communications executive chairman, talks about ways to increase diversity corporate boardrooms.
Maggie Wilderotter, Frontier Communications, discusses the challenges businesses face in maintaining customer privacy and the real threat of cyberterrorism.
Cable TV company acquires UK telecoms group with operations in the Caribbean, for stock and a special dividend worth $5.3 billion.
STOCKHOLM, Nov 17- Swedish telecoms network gear maker Ericsson on Tuesday raised its forecast for mobile data traffic growth as the use of video increases while the number of smartphone subscriptions continues to rise. Ericsson, the world's top mobile network equipment maker, expects a tenfold surge in mobile data traffic between 2015 and 2021, while in June...
BlackBerry's adoption of the Android operating system was a key part of its turnaround strategy, says CEO John Chen.
DENVER— International cable TV company Liberty Global says it is acquiring Cable& Wireless Communications, a London- based telecommunications company with operations in the Caribbean, for stock and a special dividend worth $5.3 billion. Liberty Global PLC, which is controlled by billionaire John Malone, said it would fold Cable& Wireless into its LiLAC...
APEC kicked off its annual meeting with plans to think small, including finding ways to ensure small businesses benefit from trade deals.
Bill Barney, CEO of Reliance Communications (Enterprise), discusses the promising trends in India's telecoms and cloud computing sectors.
Verizon is announcing Wednesday a new option that lets cellphone customers traveling overseas access high-speed data for $10 per day, Recode reports.
Facebook rolled out a new app called "Notify" on Wednesday to send you mobile notifications from publishers. Re/code reports.
UK telecoms group reports a better-than-expected acceleration in revenue growth in the second quarter.
LONDON, Nov 10- Britain's Vodafone reported a better-than-expected acceleration in revenue growth in the second quarter, helping it return to earnings growth for the first half and nudge its expectations for the year towards the top of its guidance. The world's second largest mobile operator on Tuesday posted second quarter organic service revenue growth...
Companies are now finding ways to replace robodialing and spam calls by taking advantage of wrong phone numbers and missed calls.
Verizon is exploring a sale of its enterprise assets which could be worth as much as $10 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- Verizon Communications Inc is exploring a sale of its enterprise assets which could be worth as much as $10 billion, according to people familiar with the matter, as the largest U.S. wireless carrier seeks to focus on its core business. Wireline provider CenturyLink Inc was in talks with Verizon earlier this year to buy some of the assets but could...
Ronan Dunne, CEO of Telefonica U.K., says improvements in the Spanish economy will help the telecommunications company.
Thanks to a tiny amendment in last week's budget bill, you may soon be getting a lot more robocalls on your cellphone.
TEL AVIV, Nov 5- Cellcom agreed on Thursday to buy rival Golan Telecom for 1.17 billion shekels, as Israel's largest mobile phone provider seeks to add a low-cost brand to its portfolio. Golan, owned by French businessmen Michael Golan and Xavier Niel, is one of the four other mobile network operators in Israel besides Cellcom. Israel's mobile phone market has been...
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on new business opportunities being made available in Cuba, led by the telecom industry.