Category Archives: Telecom

América Móvil registra prejuízo no quarto trimestre

A mexicana América Móvil -controladora da Claro, Embratel e Net no Brasil- registrou um prejuízo de MX$ 11,295 bilhões (USD 606 milhões) no quarto trimestre de 2017, ante prejuízo de MX$ 5,972 bilhões no mesmo período de 2016. A receita total foi de MX$ 263,8 bilhões (USD 14,1 bilhões) no trimestre, uma queda de 2%, [...]

América Móvil to invest USD 8 billion in 2018

América Móvil plans to spend around USD 8 billion on capital expenditure this year. During a call with analysts on Wednesday, Chief Executive Officer Daniel Hajj said the company will continue to invest in Brazil and Mexico, its main markets. América Móvil presented its financial statement of Q417, in which it reported a net loss [...]

América Móvil invertirá USD 8.000 millones en 2018

América Móvil tiene previsto invertir USD 8.000 millones durante este año. En conferencia con analistas, el CEO de la empresa, Daniel Hajj, dijo que continuarán sus inversiones en México y Brasil, sus principales mercados, según reportó El Financiero. La compañía presentó su balance del Q417, en el que reportó una pérdida neta de MXS 11.295 [...]

Telkom Kenya deploys financial resources for 3G and 4G

Today, Telkom Kenya announced a grand promotion that will see 50 subscribers win 50 cars each for the next 10 weeks. The telecoms company decidedly launched the campaign on Valentines Day to commemorate a significant growth in the number of subscriber under its umbrella. As the telco switched ownership to its current largest shareholder Helios [...]

Airtel Networks Kenya bags 4G licence

Airtel Networks Kenya has finalised payment for its 4G LTE licence Kenya. The Communications Authority yesterday confirmed the reception of payment from Airtel Kenya , the $25 million licence fee for the 4G LTE 800 MHz signal. Although the company has not officially launched the high speed network, Airtel Kenya has been testing the signal [...]

Latam drives Millicom growth in Q417

Telecommunications company Millicom announced its financial results for Q417. In its report, the company highlighted the performance of its operation in Latin America. “Growth returned to our Latam markets during the second half of 2017, said Millicom CEO, Mauricio Ramos. According to the executive, this growth is the result of a strategic focus on building [...]

Millicom reporta crecimiento en Latinoamérica

Millicom presentó sus resultados financieros del Q417. En su reporte, la compañía destacó el desempeño de su operación en Latinoamérica. Hemos vuelto a la senda del crecimiento en nuestros mercados de América Latina durante la segunda mitad de 2017, aseguró el CEO de la compañía, Mauricio Ramos. De acuerdo con el directivo, este incremento se [...]

Colombia ready to sell stake in Movistar

Colombian Finance Minister Mauricio Cárdenas said last Friday during an event that the government will sell its stake in Telefónica-Movistar, which amounts to 32.5%. According to Cárdenas, currently “it is a non-strategic government investment”, El Colombiano reported. It is expected that the process schedule will be known shortly. Meanwhile, the government hired a consortium made [...]

Colombia alista la venta de su participación en Movistar

El ministro de Hacienda de Colombia, Mauricio Cárdenas, dijo el pasado viernes durante un evento que el gobierno venderá su participación en Telefónica-Movistar, que asciende al 32,5%. De acuerdo con Cárdenas, actualmente es una inversión no estratégica del gobierno, según reportó El Colombiano. Está previsto que en breve se conozca el cronograma del proceso. Mientras, [...]

Telecom to invest USD 5 billion in infrastructure

Telecom Argentina announced that it will invest USD 5 billion through 2020 to expand its infrastructure and respond to the growing demand for connectivity, the company said in a statement. In this context, it will deepen the transformation of video services in order to move towards a fully IP experience. During this year, the company [...]