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Silver Lake ups Jio Platforms stake

US-based private-equity company Silver Lake doubled its stake in Reliance Industries’ subsidiary Jio Platforms, its ...

Telefonica accelerates sustainability goals

Telefonica knocked 20 years off its target to achieve net zero carbon emissions across its ...

Telegram adds privacy, video upgrades

Messaging service provider Telegram updated its app with enhancements to privacy protection, user experience and ...

Mobile Mix: Robots take on Covid-19

Justin dives into the world of robotics with a special feature on how operators are ...

Covid-19 industry impact: LIVE

Mobile World Live is tracking the ongoing impact of Covid-19 (coronavirus) on the industry: this ...

Orange rubbishes talk of rival offer on Masmovil

Orange dismissed reports it was preparing a counter offer for Masmovil, after a consortium of ...

Telecom Italia to slash 700 jobs

Telecom Italia reportedly agreed further job reductions which would bring the total number of staff ...

Broadcom chief hints at iPhone launch delay

Broadcom CEO Hock Tan warned the company’s fiscal 2020 revenue would be impacted by a ...

SK Telecom raises stake in medical imaging company

South Korea-based SK Telecom (SKT) became the second-largest shareholder in an Israeli medical imaging technology ...

Jio Platforms attracts another billion-dollar backer

Reliance Industries confirmed a heavy investment by Abu Dhabi-based Mubadala Investment in its technology subsidiary, ...

Singapore mulls wearable option to boost Covid-19 fight

A wearable device could be distributed in Singapore to plug gaps in a current Covid-19 ...

Ericsson steels itself for mass 5G protest

Ericsson ordered a near two-day shutdown of work on North American tower sites to protect ...

NTT Group, KDDI join digital payment research group

NTT Docomo parent NTT Group and KDDI joined a study to assess development of an ...

US military expands 5G testing sites

The US Department of Defence (DoD) stepped up efforts around 5G, outlining plans to more ...

Amazon linked to Bharti Airtel move

Amazon reportedly commenced talks regarding a $2 billion investment in Bharti Airtel, a move which ...

GSMA offers contact tracing tips

The GSMA called for close cooperation between operators and bodies deploying Covid-19 (coronavirus) contact tracing ...

UK looks to Huawei rivals for 5G tech

The UK government held talks with NEC about supplying 5G equipment for mobile networks, as ...

Smartphone shipments to decline 11.9% in 2020

IDC predicted smartphone shipments would decline 11.9 per cent to 1.2 billion units in 2020 ...

Second MVNO launches in Vietnam

Mobicast entered Vietnam’s mobile market as the second MVNO, launching service in Hanoi with plans ...

Huawei suffers Canada double blow

Huawei suffered a period of woe in Canada as Reuters claimed to have unearthed evidence ...