New Projects information at Global Telecoms Insight New and updated information from Projects listed on en-us New Projects information at Global Telecoms Insight Tus Mobil GSM, GPRS, Edge Network Tus Mobil is a new mobile operator for Slovenia. The new company, which is part of the Engrotus retail group, gained its mobile licence when US-based Western Wireless International (Vega) shut down its network at the end of May 2006 after failing to … Sun, 20 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT KT Corporation WiBro Network, Seoul KT Corporation is one of Korea’s leading telecommunications companies, which provides services to residential and business users across South Korea. Sun, 20 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT MTC Namibia 3G HSDPA Green Network Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) is one of the largest GSM operators in Namibia. Sat, 19 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT eMobile WCDMA/HSDPA 3G Network eMobile Ltd is a new mobile operator that is about to enter the competitive and innovative Japanese mobile communications market. eMobile obtained one of the three 3G licenses that the Japanese government granted in November 2005 to increase competit… Tue, 08 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT Kartel (K-Mobile) GSM Network Expansion In May 2005 KaRTel (K-Mobile), one of the largest mobile communications providers in Kazakhstan, and a subsidiary of VimpelCom, awarded a $100m contract to Motorola for the expansion and improvement of its existing GSM Network over a five year pe… Tue, 08 May 2007 23:00:00 GMT Xfera 3G UTMS Network Xfera is the fourth Spanish mobile operator and a subsidiary of TeliaSonera. In 2006 the company was awarded the fourth 3G licence in Spain provided they could guarantee population coverage of 26% by the end of 2006 (requirements made by the Minis… Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 GMT Celtel (Vmobile) GSM Network Expansion Celtel (formerly Vmobile) is a mobile telecommunications company that offers services in more African countries than any other and has in excess of 15 million subscribers. The company is one of the best-known brands in Africa with mobile licenses cov… Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 GMT KPN Mobile Network Upgrade "The company has more than 20 million mobile subscribers worldwide and is the largest mobile and fixed network operator in the Netherlands" Koninklijke PTT Nederland (KPN) is the largest full-service operator in The Netherlands, with around 30,00… Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 GMT T-Mobile USA 3G Network In November 2006 T-Mobile USA announced the rollout of its first 3G (UMTS) network in the United States. The company is the smallest mobile telecommunications company in the US, although it is one of the major players in the European market. T-Mobile… Mon, 29 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT Mobistar UMTS Broadband Mobistar is a subsidiary of the Orange group of companies; it is owned by France Telecom SA and operates in Belgium. A decision was made by Mobistar in November 2004 to upgrade its existing wireless network to 3G technology. This upgrade will help Mo… Sun, 28 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT LuXcommunications VOXmobile LuXcommunications SA is a joint venture between Audiolux, BGL Investment Partners and La Direction. The company obtained a 3G licence in 2003 and immediately commissioned Siemens to supply and install their 3G/UMTS network in Luxembourg. Sun, 28 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT National Capital Region Land Mobile Radio System The National Capital Region (NCR) is one of the most important political and military areas in the US. The NCR is defined as the District of Columbia (Washington capital); Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties of Maryland; Arlington, Fairfax,… Fri, 26 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT Softbank Mobile Corp, IMS Network In November 2006 Softbank Mobile Corp in Japan launched the first live IMS network over 3G. The network was powered by the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) solution from Ericsson. The new IMS network has allowed the operator to launch new exciting 3G s… Fri, 26 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT Orange WCDMA Orange Communications Switzerland SA is nearing the end of the installation of its wideband code division multiple access (WCDMA) / high-speed down link packet access (HSDPA) network. The new network was scheduled for completion towards the end of 20… Wed, 24 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT Qualcomm Nationwide Multimedia Qualcomm is in the midst of constructing a new nationwide 3G network in the US solely for multimedia, video and audio streaming to consumer mobile customers. The network will be marketed as a shared resource for CDMA 2000 and WCDMA (Wideband CDMA) te… Sun, 21 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT EMTEL 3G UMTS Network EMTEL Ltd, the second largest mobile telecommunications company in Mauritius (next to state owned Cellplus), has established the first commercial Universal Mobile Telecommunications Standard (UMTS) 3G network in Africa (the first test call was made o… Wed, 17 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT VIVO 3G Network- VIVO, a major mobile telecoms provider in Brazil, is expanding and upgrading its Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) network to 3G in many areas of the country. Sun, 07 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT T-Mobile FLASH-OFDM In October 2005 T-Mobile launched a new and faster mobile broadband internet access network in Slovakia. The network is Europe's first commercial mobile broadband service (also a world first) and uses Flarion Technologies' (now acquired by Qualcomm I… Fri, 22 Dec 2006 00:00:00 GMT 1× Ev-Do (Evolution Data Optimised) Standard The 1× Evolution-Data Optimised, which is abbreviated as EV-DO or 1× EV-DO, is a wireless radio broadband data standard. It has been adopted by a number of CDMA mobile telecommunications service providers across the world, particularly in… Thu, 30 Nov 2006 00:00:00 GMT Bharti Airtel Ltd GPRS GSM Network Bharti Airtel Ltd is one of the largest mobile telecoms providers in India (26.5% market share). In August 2006 the company awarded Ericsson an extension to the existing contract of US$1bn to upgrade and develop its GSM/GPRS network. Thu, 30 Nov 2006 00:00:00 GMT