Amatole Telecom Services (S. Africa) will launch mobile internet services in the Amathole region, using a WiMAX network.
France will propose to deploy fiber in new buildings with more than 50 apartments.
Vodacom South Africa plans to launch its first WiMAX broadband wireless in the country, starting with major cities in few weeks.
Telecom Italia finally decided to split and create its Open Access unit to manage its fixed line network and give equal access to its network to competitors.
Chunghwa Telecom (Taiwan) plans to spend $160m for its optical fibre installation business.
Telenor has launched its new satellite-THOR 5.
Iliad/Free (France) may be interested in Telecom Italia assets in France (Alice broadband internet services).
People Telecom (Australia) has inked a three-year supply deal with Telstra Wholesale
Softbank (Japan) and Samsung team up on a free IP telephony service between Japan and South Korea.