While Vodafone executives recently downplayed any expansion of the company's footprint, rumours suggest that it has hired an investment bank to study the possibility of buying a stake in TIM
Telecom in a two-horse town: The United Arab Emirates has one of the most advanced markets in the Middle East, yet a restrictive environment means the country has only two operators--Etisalat and
Telecom Italia (NYSE: TI) and its labor union work force have worked out a truce to help Italy's incumbent service provider tighten up its ship by agreeing to lay off 3,900 workers. This latest
Vodafone will be one of the first carriers outside the US to carry RIM’s new BlackBerry Torch device, the vendor’s first touchscreen unit to feature a slide out qwerty keyboard.
Vodafone UK has announced that it will be providing the 3G connectivity for Amazon's revamped Kindle e-reader. The company said that the 3G connection would be enabled by Amazon's Whispernet
While Vodafone's second quarter results have been lightly praised as an indication of recovery, the small increase in European services revenues was significantly helped by a 23 per cent rise in data
Activist shareholders threaten making a bad situation worse at Vodafone. Under CEO Vittorio Colao's leadership since July 2008, Vodafone is pursuing a radically different strategy to the
Vodafone's board has been re-elected despite resistance from disgruntled shareholder the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (OTPP). But shareholders used the company's re
Two operator-backed software groups have joined forces in an effort to give carriers more heft in competing with Apple and Google apps. The Wholesale Applications Com
One of the biggest dilemmas facing operators, as they seek to keep their brands foremost in users' minds despite the sparkle of Android and Apple, is where they can best achieve this.