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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 …

Ofcom clears path for 5G spectrum auction

UK regulator Ofcom finalised rules for an upcoming auction of spectrum in the 700MHz and …

Blog: What is motivating EU rural connectivity plays?

Over the course of 2019, we witnessed an increasing synergy between operators and governments in …

Pai plots $9B rural 5G fund

US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chief Ajit Pai (pictured, centre) detailed plans to establish a …

UK operators forge £1B rural coverage deal

The UK government accepted a proposal by operators to pool resources to address 4G coverage …

NZ operators partner to expand rural connectivity

New Zealand’s mobile operators Spark, Vodafone and 2degrees jointly deployed 20 towers as part of …

GCI, Ericsson take 5G into the wild

Ericsson publicised details of its 22nd 5G contract, a deal with regional US operator GCI …

Optus beefs up rural coverage in South Australia

Optus set out plans to invest a further AUD23.6 million ($17 million) to improve network …

Vodafone trial brings 4G to remote Australia

Vodafone Australia, the third largest mobile operator in the country, ran a rural trial to …