China Mobile 4G subscriber base reaches ... 22 nd / 05 / 2017
China Mobile said its 4G subscriber base reached 573.331 million in April 2017 as compared with 568.074 million in March 2017, reports Telecom Lead on May 19, 2017.
Ericsson upgrades 3 Denmark and Sweden ... 22 nd / 05 / 2017
Ericsson said it has been selected by Hi3G (3 Scandinavia), operating as 3 Denmark and 3 Sweden, to upgrade parts of its mobile network and expand 4G coverage ahead of 5G. It will do this using its Radio System, reports Telecompaper on May 19, 2017.
Claro expands 4G coverage in Ceara 22 nd / 05 / 2017
Claro Brasil has expanded 4G coverage in the Brazilian state of Ceara, adding five new municipalities (Barreira, Cascavel, Jaguaruana, Lavras da Mangabeira and Mauriti) to its network, reports Telecompaper on May 19, 2017, citing Diario de Nordeste.
French MNOs make progress in white-spots and ... 22 nd / 05 / 2017
French regulator Arcep has published an updated scorecard measuring the progress made in the white-spots program (called "zones blanches - centres-bourgs") addressing the lack of mobile services in rural France, reports Telecompaper on May 19, 2017.
America Movil to launch 4.5G network later ... 22 nd / 05 / 2017
America Movil intends to roll out a 4.5G network in Mexico by the end of this year in preparation for the launch of 5G in 2020, reports Telecompaper on May 19, 2017, according to the company's CEO Daniel Hajj.
AT&T completes LTE-M deployment in US, looks ... 22 nd / 05 / 2017
AT&T said it has deployed its nationwide LTE-M network ahead of schedule, reports Telecompaper on May 19, 2017.