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Keep up with all the latest news affecting European telcos from regulation and financial results to developments in network sharing, billing and innovative new content.

Alcatel-Lucent wins Antel, TDC small cell deals

Alcatel-Lucent has announced two small cell contract wins with Uruguay’s Antel and Denmark’s TDC.

Vodafone talks up UC portfolio as it aims to make business think differently

Vodafone is making a renewed pitch for enterprise customers with an updated version of its One Net unified communications portfolio.

Telefónica selects Amdocs for Lat-Am BSS project

Telefónica has announced it is modernising and standardising part of its BSS on Amdocs software in two Lat-Am countries.

MegaFon signs up Huawei for “unprecedented” seven-year deal

MegaFon has announced it has signed up Huawei to provide a range of equipment and services in a seven-year deal.

Governments must be more transparent about data demands, pleads Vodafone

Operators in "a handful" of European-member states must give governments direct, permanent access to their networks, a report by UK-based Vodafone has revealed.

Nokia acquires radio tech vendor Mesaplexx

Nokia has completed acquisition of radio technology provider Mesaplexx for an undisclosed fee.

Telenor seals smart meter connectivity deal with hydroelectric power firm

Telenor Connexion has been selected as Lyse Elnett’s mobile communications provider as the hydroelectric power company deploys smart meters across Norway.

Three UK head hits out at “rip off” roaming as it boosts scope of Feel at Home

Three UK has increased the number of countries in which roaming charges will not be charged as part of its Feel at Home initiative.

Vodafone partners with Rogers to expand services into Canada

Vodafone and Rogers Communications are to become exclusive non-equity partners in Canada after signing an agreement that will enable the two companies to explore business opportunities together.