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Franco-German alliance in battle of Britain

France Telecom and Deutsche Telekom forge alliance to tackle UK market

Deutsche Telekom and France Telecom are to build a super-network in the UK, after announcing plans to merge their respective mobile operations, T-Mobile UK and Orange UK, into a 50:50 joint venture.

Telecom Italia and 3 strike site sharing deal

Telecom Italia, 3 strike site sharing deal

Network sharing is becoming increasingly commonplace in the mobile industry, and Italian operators Telecom Italia and 3 Italia have taken tentative steps in that direction with the announcement of a co-siting agreement.

Tele2, Telenor to build Swedish LTE network

Tele2, Telenor to build Swedish LTE network

Nordic operators Tele2 and Telenor said Tuesday they are joining forces to build a 4G LTE-based mobile network in Sweden.

Vodafone, Telefonica share European networks

Voda, Telefonica to share networks

The rumours were true. Vodafone, the world’s biggest operator by revenues, and pan-European carrier Telefonica, owner of the O2 brand, are sharing network infrastructure across Europe.

Vodafone and O2 network sharing move in the UK would reverberate around the industry

Vodafone and O2 are discussing a network-sharing deal in the UK that would, if it gets off the ground, have major ramifications not just for the UK but also for the entire industry.

On the brink

On the brink

EDGE returns with big promises. But can it deliver? Issue 90 April 2002    Featuring: Business: Network sharing Business: Operator / vendor relationships Technology: EDGE