CVG Telecom (Venezuela) has signed a deal to lay a submarine fiber-optic cable between Cuba and Venezuela.
Telecom operators in Argentina (Telecom Argentina, Telefónica and Telmex's CTI) plan to invest $320m to develop IPTV services in the country.
Telecom Italia was ordered by an arbitration board to pay €60m to Fastweb (Italy) for delays in unbundled local loop services.
Maxis (Malaysia) plans to deploy WiMAX within 6 months of licensing . It has rolled out a trial network with Motorola.
China plans to launch two satellites for 2008 Olympics for radio and TV relay services.
Global Crossing has been awarded the contract to support Belgacom ICS' pan-European network.
Tiscali (Italy) has sold its German unit to Freenet for €30m.