EU institutions meet to discuss wholesale roaming compromise

wholesale roaming The European Commission, Parliament and member states are meeting 18 January to try and reach a compromise on new wholesale roaming price caps. The Commission said it’s leading the trilogue talks, while it will be up to the Parliament and member states to reach a final agreement. The Commission said it hopes for…

International MVNE to launch on ASX tomorrow

International MVNE Australia-based international MVNE United Networks will list on the Australian securities exchange (ASX) tomorrow after completing an A$7.1 million IPO. United’s main product is a white label global roaming service operating over cellular, Wi-Fi and GPS networks worldwide, targeted at corporate customers including insurers, airlines, banks and travel agents. The company also offers…

China Mobile Hong Kong 4G Data Roaming Coverage Ranks No.1 in Hong Kong

China Mobile Hong Kong China Mobile Hong Kong (“CMHK” or “the Company”) today announced that the Company has ranked first* in the number of 4G data roaming coverage destinations among all the mobile network operators in Hong Kong, offering one-stop communication services in more than 100 destinations worldwide, allowing customers to stay in touch with…

Focusing on the Numbers for Artilium PLC (ARTA.L)

Artilium Investors may be taking a look at some technical numbers on shares of Artilium PLC (ARTA.L). The 14-day RSI is currently spotted at 47.45, the 7-day is at 43.11, and the 3-day is sitting at 33.21. The RSI, or Relative Strength Index, is a widely used technical momentum indicator that compares price movement over…

Quortus enables Telecom26’s Global Mobile Services Platform

Quortus, Telecom26 Quortus today announced that its EdgeCentrix (ECX) technology is deployed at a global scale to enable the Global Mobile Services Platform of Swiss mobile service provider Telecom26 AG. Telecom26 provides customers with “anywhere-you-go” access to over 700 global networks with no need to swap SIM cards and near real-time reporting and control of…

Pareteum Announces Expanded European MVNE Contract to Launch First Global MVNO Service

Pareteum Pareteum Corporation (NYSE MKT: TEUM) (“Pareteum,” or the “Company”), a leading international provider of mobile networking software and services, today announced it has secured an expanded Global Cloud Platform services agreement with its largest European customer. The new contract, an extension of its existing MVNE relationship with Vodafone Enabler S.L.(VEE), will allow for the…

Brief: Smart intros Smart Chat Abroad data roaming service

Smart Philippines mobile operator Smart Communications has expanded its lineup of roaming services with the launch of ‘Smart Chat Abroad’. Customers who subscribe to the Smart Chat Abroad data roaming service can use six chat messaging apps, namely Facebook Messenger, Viber, Telegram, WeChat, Line, and WhatsApp, while travelling in over 130 countries. The service is…

Acotel to sell 100% of Noverca MVNA to Telecom Italia

Acotel, Noverca, MVNA, Telecom Italia Italy’s Acotel Group has announced a preliminary agreement to sell 100 percent of its interest in Italian Mobile Virtual Network Aggregator (MVNA) Noverca to Telecom Italia. The companies had previously reached a deal to transfer Noverca’s more than 170,000 MVNO customers to Telecom Italia back in January 2015. The latest…

Global MVNO Otono Partners ThreeUK to Extend Short-Term, No-Contract 4G LTE Data Plans in the UK

MVNO, Otono Partners, ThreeUK Vancouver-based global MVNO, Otono Networks announces its partnership with ThreeUK to offer 4G LTE data plans throughout the United Kingdom for users of select iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular models through its AlwaysOnline Wireless (AOW). According to Otono, AOW already offers global 4G LTE data plans ranging from as little as one…

MEDIALAAN choisit Transatel afin de devenir le 4ème opérateur de téléphonie mobile belge

MEDIALAAN, Transatel Transatel, premier MVNE européen, devient le facilitateur technique ou ‘enabler’ qui permettra à JIM Mobile et Mobile Vikings d’évoluer vers le statut de Full MVNO. Les deux MVNO (opérateurs de réseaux mobiles virtuels) font actuellement partie du groupe de médias belge MEDIALAAN. L’accord signé il y a quelques semaines était en préparation depuis…

DIGITALK Selects Affirmed Networks to Virtualize its Mobile Network Infrastructure

DIGITALK, Affirmed Networks, Mobile Network Infrastructure Investment in virtualized mobile cloud infrastructure to drive efficiencies and economies of scale across today’s 4G network while providing “5G readiness” for tomorrow – Enables the delivery of VoLTE and VoWiFi services to growing customer base of MVNO Affirmed Networks, the leader in virtualized mobile networks, today announced that…

Artilium signs new MVNO & Re-seller agreement with Overal Mobiel for its mobile enablement services

Artilium, MVNO, Overal Mobiel Artilium plc (LSE/AIM: ARTA), the AIM quoted provider of innovative telecommunication software and solutions, announces that it has, through its subsidiary United Telecom, signed a new contract with the MVNO Overal Mobiel for the Dutch market. Artilium will provide mobile services and support in the Netherlands to Overal Mobiel. Overal Mobiel…

Survey Reveals 56% of Travellers that Roam with Their Existing Operators SIM card are paying upto £150 extra per trip

Survey, Roam, SIM A recent survey commissioned by WorldSIM has revealed that 31% of travellers still don’t use their phone when they travel abroad. 40% use their existing provider and 15% of people use an international SIM card to stay connected. The survey found that more than half (56%) of people who used their regular…

No bill shock with new virtual SIM cards

bill shock, virtual SIM cards Travellers need not switch mobile numbers, and they can download virtual prepaid SIM cards before travel Expensive mobile roaming fees are the bane of those who travel overseas. One way around this is to use a prepaid data SIM card overseas, but such services can be inconvenient as they require…

Cathay Pacific and ZIP SIM Give Free Travel SIM Cards to Canadians Flying to the U.S.

Cathay Pacific, ZIP SIM Cathay Pacific Airways, one of the largest airlines in Asia, today announced a partnership with travel SIM card provider, ZIP SIM, to give away free talk, text, and data to Canadian travellers heading for the United States. Select Cathay Pacific passengers travelling from Vancouver to New York will be offered a…

Latin America’s premier MVNO Uff! Móvil to migrate to I-New’s Colombian MVNE platform

I-New, MVNE, MVNO, Uff! Móvil I-New Unified Mobile Solutions’ Latin America MVNE track record matures with the onboarding of Colombia’s premier MVNO Uff! Móvil. I-New Unified Mobile Solutions’ number one awarded MVNE service model allows to aggregate multiple MVNO’s to run on the same instance and to realize mobile service offerings with a maximum of…

Marubeni Corporation and Marubeni Wireless Communications Inc. begin supply of IoT-managed real-time pallet location system

Marubeni Corporation, Marubeni Wireless Communications Inc, IoT Marubeni Corporation (“Marubeni”) and its fully-owned subsidiary, Marubeni Wireless Communications Inc. (“MWC”) began the comprehensive supply from September 24, 2016 of an IoT service that manages the real-time location of pallets (“the Service”) to NIKKEN LEASE KOGYO CO., LTD. (“NIKKEN”), which operates a rental and leasing business of…

MVNOs Asia: Get Connected With the Best MVNO/E Solutions Provider

MVNO/E, MVNOs, Asia I-New Unified Mobile Solutions, industry leading MVNO/E solutions provider, will present its multiple award winning products and services first time to the Asian market at the 2016 MVNOs Asia Industry Summit in Singapore. I-New Unified Mobile Solutions is one of the fastest growing technology solutions provider in the worldwide mobile communication industry.…

I-New Unified Mobile Solutions Enables Launch of Virgin Mobil MVNO in Peru

I-New, Unified Mobile Solutions, Virgin Mobile, MVNO, Peru Latin America’s leading MVNO/E solution provider enables 4th Virgin Mobile MVNO launch in Latin America. I-New Unified Mobile Solutions is one of the fastest growing MVNO/E service provider and market leader in Latin America. The launch of Virgin Mobile in Peru is the 4th operation enabled by…

EC withdraws roaming fair-use proposal on Juncker’s order

EC, roaming, fair-use The European Commission announced that it’s withdrawing its proposal for the fair-use limits on free roaming in the EU, just days after it was first issued. In a brief statement, the EC said the proposal was withdrawn at the order of Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the Commission. A reason for Juncker’s…

Russia MNO, MTT launches MVNE platform

Russia, MTT, MVNE Iksmedia.ru reports that Russian multi-service operator MTT has launched its MVNE platform. It has also begun operating its new mobile data transmission node in Moscow. The platform will enable companies to launch MVNO services and it will provide a full package of billing and other services, as well as a back-office. The…

WiFi roaming gathers pace in US and beyond

Wifi, Roaming, US WiFi roaming on a grand scale is the order of the day as a rising percentage of wireless data travels over the unlicensed-band technology, and as a wide range of service providers put WiFi at the heart of their networks. Just weeks after the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) – the grandfather of…