SK Telecom (S. Korea) has open a test area for TD-SCDMA mobile technology in S. Korea.
KDDI plans to enter the US market with MVNO services, renting the network from Sprint Nextel.
MasterCard has launched a free service allowing cardholders to use their cell phones to find the nearest ATMs in the U.S., Canada, Australia and much of Europe.
MetroPCS (USA) prepares for $1bln IPO.
Orange is expanding its presence in Central Africa and has acquired a mobile and internet operator licence in the Central African Republic.