Telmex has received approval to laubch its triple-play services in Mexico from 1Q08.
Vodafone and Orange are likely bidding for Ya.com, the Spanish DT unit. Ya.com is the fourth Spanish ISP with about 400k customers.
According to NZ Telecom, $1.5bn investment are needed to bring broadband services to 95% of New Zealanders. But the company could only invest $500m.
ATT downsized again its U-Verse targets to 18m homes passed (instead of 19m) by the end of 2008, while the cost deploying the network would increase 20%-25% to $6.0 to $6.5bn. Up to now, it hardly passed 3m households.
BT wants to bid for WiMAX spectrum in the UK and in Europe.