China Telecom would slash PHS investments and continue to control costs and expenses.
Belgacom is launching VOIP services (I-Talk) in Belgium.
DoCoMo plans to stop its pager business next week.
In Japan, about 140 Japanese cable operators are partnering for launching WiMAX broadband services in the 2.5GHz band in 2008.
In Italy, Fastweb board has approved Swisscom bid as fair.
Telstra (Australia) plans to build a new US- Australia submarine fiber cable.