Telecommunications

Bulgarian telecommunications company seeks antitrust deal to buy local Telnet

SOFIA (Bulgaria), January 12 (SeeNews) – Bulgaria’s competition regulator said on Wednesday that the Bulgarian Telecommunications Company (BTC), operating under the Vivacom brand, is seeking permission to acquire 100% of local company Telnet . Under the terms of the planned deal, BTC will also acquire indirect control of Telnet subsidiaries Telnet Security and STV, the […]

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Modernization and modern technologies in telecommunications – why use BSS

In the age of digitization of many aspects of product and service delivery, there is always a need to keep up to date with technological innovations. It is a requirement of the competition, which can quickly leave behind those who do not keep up with technology, but it is above all a requirement of the […]

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The failing government in regional telecommunications

The Federal Government has dropped the ball when it comes to NBN and mobile communications in regional Australia, writes Paul Budde. FOR DECADES we have argued about poor telecommunications for people living in regional Australia and in many cases this also includes the outskirts of metropolitan cities. Let’s talk about the broadband network first before […]

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Bulgarian telecommunications company acquires Telnet local

SOFIA (Bulgaria), December 3 (SeeNews) – The Bulgarian Telecommunications Company (BTC), operating under the Vivacom brand, announced on Friday that it has reached an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of the local company Telnet. With this new acquisition, BTC will combine its experience in maintaining and offering telecommunications services with Telnet’s well-developed local […]

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How blockchain and telecommunications work together

Blockchain and telecommunications work together by minimizing fraud losses, automating revenue collection and enabling peer-to-peer payments. Following its mainstream popularization in recent years, blockchain has seen a steady increase in applications, whether in the form of proofs of concept or pilot projects. While the oldest and most obvious application area for this technology is the […]

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The telecommunications industry contributed up to $70.7 billion to the Canadian economy and supported nearly 600,000 jobs in 2020, according to a new report

The study also shows that despite the economic downturn in 2020, the telecommunications industry invested more than $11 billion in innovation and infrastructure expansion and introduced measures to help Canadians stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. OTTAWA (ON), November 15, 2021 /CNW/ – Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, from Canada the telecommunications industry performed in line […]

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High Court rules certain broadcasters subject to telecoms development tax

Tristan Gilbertson (Commissioner of Telecommunications) Credit: provided The High Court clarified that it is not only telecommunications operators who are subject to the Telecommunications Development Levy (TDL), but also broadcasters. A court ruling late last week clarified that companies involved in the transmission of broadcast signals should be required to contribute to the TDL. The […]

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KT Corp. of South Korea Acquires Epsilon Telecommunications to Expand Global Footprint and Accelerate Digital Transformation

SINGAPORE, September 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea largest telecommunications company, acquired Singapore– Headquartered Epsilon Telecommunications, a global connectivity provider that simplifies how businesses connect applications and data around the world and in the cloud. The acquisition aligns with Epsilon’s agile innovation in international networking with KT’s world-class telecommunications […]

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What is telecommunications (telecom)? Definition of SearchNetworking?

What is telecommunications (telecom)? Telecommunications, also called telecom, is the exchange of information over significant distances by electronic means and refers to all types of voice, data and video transmission. It is a broad term that includes a wide range of information transmission technologies and communications infrastructure, such as landline telephones; mobile devices, such as […]

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US Government Imposes Sanctions and Releases Joint OFAC/BIS Telecommunications Fact Sheet in Support of Cuban Protests

Over the past month, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) has released three separate sets of Specially Designated Nationals Designations and Blocked Persons Lists (“SDN Lists”) to to support the protests in Cuba that began on July 11. In addition, OFAC and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and […]

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Botswana Telecommunications Industry Report 2021 with

Dublin, Aug. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The ‘Botswana Telecommunications Industry 2021’ report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report focuses on Botswana’s landlines, mobiles, internet and broadband and the infrastructure that supports them. There are profiles of 23 companies, including the government-owned Botswana Fiber Network (BoFiNet), a wholesale provider of national and […]