COOP (a retailer in Italy) will launch Italy' s first MVNO operations, with the help of Telecom Italia.
Telecom NZ has switched off its old TDMA network during last weekend.
MEAIC, a Dubai-based firm, has been granted a license for operating the fourth GSM network in Uganda.
America Movil is hungry! It has completed the acquisition of 100% of Puerto Rico' s PRT, from Verizon Wireless (52%), Puerto Rican government (28%), Banco Popular (13%) and staff (7%) .
Digicel (Caribbean operator) is considering entering the Panama' s mobile telephony market.
Best 3G penetration in Europe: Finland where 40% of Finnish mobile customers make use of 3G services.
Orange opens a R&D center in Egypt, in addition to its Orange Business Services Center in Cairo. It has signed a MVNO agreement with pan-European mobile operator Blyk.
Telstra and the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) will install 77 new HSDPA base stations.
DoCoMo has developed a new speech coding technology that provides exceptionally high-quality voice for mobile phones, using a wide frequency range of 50Hz - 16kHz, which is approximately the full range of the human voice.
Network sharing: three mobile operators in Malaysia (Maxis, Celcom and DIGI.) have agreed to share their networks.