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  • India's third-largest telecommunications company Idea Cellular is exploring a strategic deal with rival Vodafone India, CNBC-TV18 reported.

  • DALLAS— AT&T has reached a deal for enhanced roaming and other cellphone services for wireless customers visiting Cuba. An AT&T statement says a start date and pricing for the wireless roaming in Cuba— including talk, text and data— will be announced later. Sprint announced a roaming agreement with Etecsa last fall to allow subscribers visiting Cuba to send and...

  • Aug 22- AT&T Inc, the No.2 U.S. wireless carrier, said it had signed a deal with Cuba's state-owned telecoms provider to offer direct roaming services to its customers visiting Cuba. President Barack Obama' s administration eased some sanctions on Cuba. Earlier, phone calls between the United States and Cuba had to be routed mostly through other countries, adding...

  • Gunzberg: Telecom sector falls when oil rises

    Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James energy equity research analyst, and Jodie Gunzberg, S&P Dow Jones Indices global head of commodities and real assets, share their take on oil's impact on the markets.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 18- Wireless providers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp on Thursday introduced revamped plans that offer unlimited data, as wireless carriers step up efforts to woo customers. T-Mobile said it will offer customers unlimited high-speed data starting at $70 per month for one phone that comes with DVD-quality video streaming. Sprint said customers...

  • John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile.

    T-Mobile US CEO John Legere and Sprint chief Marcelo Claure traded barbs on Thursday as the two wireless providers announced unlimited data plans.

  • Blodget: Legere/Claure spat 'irrelevant' to consumers

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider, discusses the war of words between CEOs John Legere of T-Mobile and Marcelo Claure of Sprint as well as the landscape for mobile data plans.

  • Claure: Legere doesn't like when someone plays his own game

    Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure discusses his competition with T-Mobile CEO John Legere and the company's marketing strategy.

  • Sprint's Claure: Legere basically copied our rate plans

    Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure responds to T-Mobile CEO John Legere's comments about his mobile company and its new "Unlimited Freedom" unlimited data plan.

  • Legere to Sprint: Copy paste everything I do and you'll be fine

    T-Mobile CEO John Legere speaks about his mobile company's new plan, T-Mobile One, and speaks about competing with Sprint and Verizon.

  • Legere unveils 'T-Mobile One'

    T-Mobile CEO John Legere speaks about his mobile company's new plan, T-Mobile One, and how he's gone "all in on unlimited" in response to customer's frustrations with data plans from mobile providers.

  • Mobile phone in dark

    AT&T is joining Verizon in raising the prices of some of its data plans.

  • Singtel said the transactions will help enhance economic exposure to high growth markets in Thailand and India.

  • Singtel Bharti Intouch

    Singtel Group CEO Chua Sock Koong explains the S$2 billion decision to purchase Temasek's stake in Thailand's Intouch and India's Bharti Airtel.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 17- AT&T Inc, the No. 2 U.S wireless provider, said on Wednesday that it would roll out a new data plan that does away with overage fees and reduces data speeds for wireless customers who surpass their data allowance. Its current plan includes a $5 data overage charge per 300 megabytes on its 300- megabyte plan and $15 per 1 gigabyte on other plans.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Aug 17- Shares of Grupo Clarin, Argentina's biggest media conglomerate, rose on Wednesday after saying it plans to spin off its Cablevision subsidiary as the group prepares for growth and greater competition in the local cable TV sector. The creation of Cablevision Holding SA, announced late on Tuesday, is subject to approval by Clarin...

  • NEW YORK— GreenPal CEO Bryan Clayton came to realize he had to scrap his company's $90,000 website. The business aims to link homeowners with lawn care companies, but its software wasn't equipped to easily handle requests from mobile users, and 85 percent of visitors using those devices left without a transaction. "We knew we had to completely gut the entire...

  • CAIRO, Aug 17- Egypt's telecoms regulator has approved revised terms for 4 G mobile broadband network licences, and said it will send them out to operators on Sunday. A senior official at the Telecommunications Ministry told Reuters on Wednesday that the revised terms include additional frequencies but there is no change in the pricing or the condition that 50...

  • CAIRO, Aug 17- Egypt's telecoms regulator has approved revised terms for 4 G mobile broadband network licenses, and said it will send them out to operators on Sunday. A senior official at the Telecommunications Ministry told Reuters on Wednesday that the revised terms include additional frequencies but there is no change in the pricing or the condition that 50...

  • Tim Cook

    Apple will boost its investment in China and build its first Asia-Pacific research and development center in the country, Tim Cook said on Tuesday.

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