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Telefonica talks up the positives after mixed Q1

Telefonica saw its Q1 figures negatively impacted by foreign exchange issues around its Latin American …

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America Movil takes a Q1 hit at home

Mexico’s America Movil is feeling the strain from greater competition, and more intense regulation, in …

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Hutch won’t make more concessions in O2 deal – report

Following news that CK Hutchison’s £10.5 billion bid for Telefonica O2 in the UK is likely to be rejected by the EU, the operator said it will not offer regulators any more concessions, according to Reuters.

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Telefonica sees digital transformation as “terrifying” but “urgent”

LIVE FROM AMDOCS AMERICAS SUMMIT, ORLANDO: Phil Jordan, CIO Telefonica, discussed how the operator is working towards digitalisation across 15 countries.

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Hutch, EC still split on O2 deal

CK Hutchison is making a third and (potentially) final set of concessions to gain EC …

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Telefonica chief Cesar Alierta is stepping down

Long-time Telefonica chairman Cesar Alierta is to step down after 16 years at the top of the group with heir apparent Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete set to take the hot seat.


Deutsche Telekom mulls towers spinoff or IPO – report

Deutsche Telekom and its advisers is looking into options for its infrastructure assets, including mobile phone towers, such as a spinoff or an initial public offering, which could value the assets “in the billions of dollars”, Bloomberg reported.


Telefonica, Unicom unveil another device deal

Telefonica and China Unicom claimed “another milestone in their strategic global procurement collaboration”, with Shanghai-based …

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Restructure costs push Telefonica to Q4 loss

Telefonica saw the end of 2015 impacted by one-off charges which hit its bottom line, …


CEOs issue rallying call to drive ‘gigabit economy’

CEOs from the world’s largest mobile operators highlighted the challenges facing the industry over the …