Free Caraibe has launched mobile services in serval locations in the Caribbean and territory of France, laying out a plan that mirrors the strategy of disruption from parent company Illiad.
Ericsson has been chosen to supply Baltics operator Bite Group with 5G RAN equipment in Lithuania and Latvia, as the operator aims to challenge fixed-line broadband and TV providers by tapping into the next-generation technology.
Vodacom Group is targeting a quarter of revenue to stem from digital and financial services in the medium term, as the operator reported a boost in operating profit.
Viettel and chip manufacturer Qualcomm announced a collaboration to develop next-generation technology to fast track the development and rollout of 5G in Vietnam and globally.
United Arab Emirates-based E& has acquired a 9.8% stake in Vodafone Group for £4.4 billion, a move to expand into new markets and its financial technology arm.