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Operators align on UK 4G coverage goal

UK operators Vodafone, O2 and 3 unveiled plans to increase 4G coverage in rural areas …

Facebook claims cell coverage breakthrough

Facebook detailed work on a prototype base station capable of covering a larger area than …

Australia earmarks $10M to boost tower resilience

Australia allocated AUD13.2 million ($9.8 million) to Telstra, Optus and TPG Telecom to increase the …

ITU calls for rural coverage action

International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Secretary-General Houlin Zhao (pictured) pointed to connectivity gaps in rural areas …

Australia opens latest round of rural coverage push

Australia’s government opened the next round of a mobile black spot coverage programme for applications, …

UScellular issues rural coverage challenge

GSMA THRIVE NORTH AMERICA: UScellular president and CEO Laurent Therivel (pictured) urged operators to prioritise …

FCC sets $9B rural 5G funding rules

US regulator the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) settled on rules to create the 5G Fund …

Vodafone NZ hails rural connectivity progress

Vodafone New Zealand lit up an additional 18 mobile base stations in rural areas, taking …

Ghana boosts rural connectivity with OpenRAN

Officials in Ghana tapped US-based OpenRAN provider Parallel Wireless to help connect underserved communities in …

Australia names winners of rural coverage funding

The Australian government awarded funding for 182 new base stations to operators as part of …