Virgin Mobile Poland doubles revenues in 2016

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Polish MVNO VIrgin Mobile Poland reported PLN 80 million in revenues for 2016, which is a 100-percent increase compared to PLN 40 million in 2015. The operator ranked second in wins from number portability, after the long-term leader P4 (network Play).

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Virgin Mobile seeking new CEO as Scribner moves to True Local

Virgin Mobile Virgin Mobile has started the search for a new CEO after the head of the telco announced he is moving to join Sensis’ True Local as CEO. Scribner was formerly the chief marketing officer of the Optus-owned Virgin business before being elevated to the CEO role in 2013. Sensis CEO John Allan announced…

Virgin Mobile will double its KC headcount this year

Virgin Mobile Virgin Mobile USA will hire up to 100 people at its new headquarters in downtown Kansas City, the company announced Wednesday. This is double the number of jobs Virgin pledged to create in July when it announced it would move its headquarters to Missouri. In the first half of 2017, the company said…

Virgin Mobile Eyes Of Becoming The First Ever Prepaid Brand To Offer Free Wireless Services; Boost Phones Play Vital Role

Virgin Mobile Virgin aims to be a disrupter brand amongst the competitors in the tough pre-paid serving arena. Although it has been arguably hard to say that the brand has taken over the top spot, it is keen to do so. Sprint has expressed its desire to validate all new business strategies and put them…

Virgin Mobile extends Mobile Virtual Network deal with EE

Virgin Mobile,Mobile Virtual Network, EE Virgin Mobile will offer its customers enhanced mobile networking services under the terms of an extended deal signed with EE Virgin Media-owned mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Virgin Mobile plans to rapidly scale-up its offering and deliver new services to its customers after signing an agreement with its network provider…

Tres retos para los operadores de telefonía móvil en el 2017

telefonía móvil Operadores móviles Movistar, Claro, Entel, Bitel y Virgin Mobile enfrentan un año crucial para el desarrollo de sus negocios Tres son los retos de los operadores de telefonía móvil en el Perú para este año. De superarlos, el más beneficiado será el consumidor local, cada vez más exigente con el servicio y las…

Sprint’s branding relaunch of Virgin Mobile is still coming in 2017

Sprint, Virgin Mobile Sprint has struggled to stay competitive in a quickly changing market, especially since T-Mobile has been incredibly aggressive on the lower-end of the spectrum. This has forced the carrier to focus on just one segment of their business at a time, and since Sprint has itself spread over multiple brands, some portions…

Altice accepts fine for jumping the gun on SFR, Virgin Mobile acquisitions

Altice, SFR, Virgin Mobile Altice has said it will not contest a fine related to the acquisitions of SFR and Virgin Mobile France two years ago. Altice acquired SFR from Vivendi and MVNO Virgin Media during 2014, but the French competition authority this week slapped it with an €80 million “gun-jumping” fine. The regulator ruled…

Brief: Virgin Mobile Poland increases both revenues and costs

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Virgin Mobile Poland’s revenues for 2015 amounted to PLN 37.531 million, which was four times the value for 2014. At the same time, the company's costs increased, which resulted in a financial efficiency similar to that of 2014. The company's CEO expects it to double revenues this year compared with 2015.

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Virgin Mobile Interested in Iran MVNO market

Virgin Mobile, Iran, MVNO As Iran prepares to allow several new Mobile Virtual Network Operators to enter the telecoms market, rumors have been circulating in local and international media that Iran could also host the world’s oldest MVNO, Virgin Mobile. In a recent interview with Mikkel Vinter, CEO of Virgin Mobile in the Middle East…

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…

Virgin Mobile partners with London smartphone brand IMO

Virgin Mobile, IMO Virgin Media’s mobile arm has partnered with IMO, a small London-based smartphone company and subsidiary of Verve Connect, to launch two smartphones and one mobile hotspot device on its mobile plans. All the devices are budget ones – a “pocket money” range, as Virgin Media puts it – with prices starting from…

Virgin Mobile Mexico drops free social network data

Virgin Mobile, Mexico Mexican MVNO Virgin Mobile no longer offers unlimited free access to select social networks. Since 01 September, Virgin Mobile users can longer access unlimited WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter or music streaming via the operator’s various Rock tariffs, with the amount of bundled data for social networks limited according to the chosen plan. However,…

Virgin Mobile set to enter Argentina as MVNO

Virgin Mobile, Argentina, MVNO Virgin set to enter local mobile phone market as ‘Mobile Virtual Network Operator’ (MVNO) British conglomerate becomes first major company to be given a licence by ENACOM Telecommunication companies operating in the country look set to face competition from a new major player, after the national government yesterday gave the green…

Virgin Mobile will launch in Argentina

Virgin Mobile, Argentina Virgin Mobile has been granted a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) license so it can start operating and providing mobile phone services in Argentina. PREMIUM CONTENT: Please Login, or subscribe for access. Interested in subscribing? view a MVNO listing sample which is premium content.[MM_Member_Decision membershipId=”1|2|3|4|5|6|7”] In layman terms, an MVNO is a…

Virgin Mobile soon to operate in Peru

Virgin Mobile, Peru Virgin Mobile will begin operations in Peru in the third quarter of this year after it secured a license from the government to operate in the country. Steve Logue, CEO of Virgin Mobile, said about 75,000 Peruvians already pre-registered with the company, a testament that there is enough room for a new…

Virgin Mobile Middle East interested in Iran MVNO market

Virgin Mobile, MVNO As Iran prepares to allow several new Mobile Virtual Network Operators to enter the telecoms market, rumors have been circulating in local and international media that Iran could also host the world’s oldest MVNO, Virgin Mobile. Arabian Business reported, in a recent interview with Mikkel Vinter, CEO of Virgin Mobile in the…

Orange announced the end of french MVNO, M6 Mobile

MVNO, M6 Mobile Orange Mobile has announced that it will soon cease its JV MVNO, M6 Mobile. After the recent closures of other French MVNOs, Joe Mobile and Virgin Mobile, do MVNO still have a future? M6 Mobile uses Orange networks. M6 Mobile offers will be completed by July 11. To date, the offers will…

MEA MVNO, Virgin Mobile’s Mikkel Vinter

Virgin Mobile’s Middle East The telecoms landscape has changed in the eight years since Mikkel Vinter set up Virgin Mobile’s Middle East and Asia division, but the corner of the industry in which his business operates is barely recognisable. “It was a bit experimental in the early days,” he tells Arabian Business in an interview…

Peru: Virgin Mobile to start operations in mid-year 2016

Virgin Mobile By mid-2016, fifth mobile operator Virgin Mobile will start operations in Peru, Transport and Communications Minister Jose Gallardo announced. “Virgin Mobile informed us that commercial operations will be launched in mid-2016,” Gallardo indicated. It must be noted the said portfolio awarded the UK-headquartered company a 20 year concession for the provision of services…

New 4G MVNO launching in Singapore

4G MVNO A new 4G MVNO is launching in Singapore that aims to give consumers a new way to interact and consume telco services. Digital telco Circles.Life will target the data savvy consumer segment in Singapore. The operator will use M1’s infrastructure under an MVNO model similar to the one Virgin Mobile had with Singtel…

Can new virtual operator Circles.Life attract Singapore users with digital promise?

Circles.Life So, the fourth telecom operator that everyone was expecting, perhaps in the shape of a MyRepublic, is actually a lesser-known player called Circles.Life. Okay, it is not exactly the fourth telco in Singapore. This “virtual” operator owns no cellphone network and leases capacity from M1 to resell services to consumers. Circles.Life had operated quietly…

Tunisie : L’opérateur Virgin Mobile aura sa licence cette année

Virgin Mobile L’opérateur de réseau mobile virtuel (MVNO), Virgin Mobile Moyen-Orient et Afrique a proposé une introduction en bourse, aux fins d’une expansion régionale. La société, qui opère en Jordanie, Oman, Arabie Saoudite, Afrique du Sud et Malaisie en tant que MVNO, est en pourparlers avec des banques au sujet d’une introduction sur une des…