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TalkTalk looking to wrap up mobile business

UK multiplay operator TalkTalk is speaking to rivals Vodafone UK, O2 UK and Virgin Media …

AT&T, Virgin Media eye up India – report

AT&T and Virgin Media are reportedly interested in re-entering India, a move that will further …

UK operators to cap stolen mobile bills

Under a “voluntary agreement”, five mobile players in the UK – EE, O2, 3, Virgin …

Virgin to launch MVNOs across Latin America

UK-based Virgin Group is to launch MVNO services across Latin America as part of a partnership with another MVNO specialist, Tribe Mobile, reports the Financial Times

Media rivals square up over iPad

Sir Richard Branson and Rupert Murdoch are set to go head-to-head with rival iPad-only publications

Virgin preps Indian entry

MVNO Virgin Mobile is set to enter the Indian market by the first quarter of 2008. The firm’s founder Richard Branson told local reporters that “it will not be long before we enter the mobile phone business in India…

Orange UK chief hires trio of ex-colleagues

Newly appointed Orange U.K. Chief Executive Tom Alexander has hired three senior managers from his old business Virgin Mobile in an effort to strengthen his management team.

Virgin Mobile, Disney launch Asian MVNOs

Two high-profile MVNOs from Virgin Mobile and Disney have launched in Asia. Virgin Mobile has teamed with India’s Tata Teleservices to launch the country’s first MVNO targeted at the youth market.

Virgin Mobiles Indian expansion under fire

Virgin Mobile’s partnership with Tata Teleservices has come under scrutiny from the Cellular Operators’ Association of India (COAI), reports The Times.

Well tough it out, states Virgin Mobile US boss

Despite issuing a profits warning last month and admitting that the US was heading into a consumer spending downturn, Virgin Group boss Richard Branson says he will continue to back the group’s US MVNO, Virgin Mobile.