BT has bucked the industry trend by upping its dividend by 15 percent despite revenues continuing their downward spiral.
European Communications discusses the latest telecom trends with telco executives, analysts and topic experts viainsightful analysis, Q&As and opinion pieces.
- 30 October 2012
Today sees the launch of 4G LTE in the UK, but amid all the understandable hype being generated by EE – the operator given first mover status – what does the rest of the industry think about its prospects and those of the next gen service more generally?
- 24 October 2012
Cenk Bayrakdar was in a bullish mood when European Communications met up with him this week to talk about Turkcell’s recent mobile wallet launch.
- 22 October 2012
Brian Cappellani, Sigma Systems’ CTO, discusses the effects that M&A activity has on telcos' back office operations.
Eurocomms.com: What is your assessment of the current telecoms M&A activity happening in Europe?
- 19 October 2012
By Eden Zoller, Principal Analyst Ovum
There has been an explosion in mobile wallet launches and announcements over the last 18 months that shows no sign of abating.
- 18 October 2012
With much of the focus on broadband access over the last few days, it is easy to forget that there’s little point in operators investing in super-fast next gen pipes if they have not got the right strategy in place to offer the content and services that will benefit both themselves and their customers.
- 16 October 2012
New statistics would appear to show that we were rather too harsh yesterday on Europe’s fibre progression, but the general feeling at Broadband World Forum is more akin to our slightly downbeat – or perhaps realistic – assessment.
- 15 October 2012
On the eve of the 2012 Broadband World Forum event it is worth looking at how far things have progressed over the last 12 months.