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PHYSICAL barriers enforced by the novel coronavirus pandemic have choked off some streams of income for telcos, such as mobile roaming.

[NEW YORK] Verizon Communications on Friday beat estimates for second-quarter profit and revenue on strong demand for its phone and internet services as coronavirus-induced lockdowns prompted a...

[LONDON] Vodafone, the world's second biggest mobile operator, said on Friday it would list its towers unit, named Vantage Towers, in Frankfurt in early 2021.

[PARIS] French-Italian chipmaker STMicroelectronics raised its full-year net revenue guidance, citing new products, customer schemes and improved market conditions, as it expects the worst to be...

[TALLINN] Nokia rolled out on Tuesday new 5G stand-alone wireless networks for industrial clients and unveiled an order to build one for mining technology firm Sandvik at its site in Tampere,...

[WASHINGTON] The US is moving into the new era of fast 5G wireless Internet and the Muscatine Power & Water utility in Iowa wants to join the ride. So does the Arctic Slope Telephone...

[STOCKHOLM] Sweden's Ericsson reported quarterly core earnings ahead of market estimates on Friday, buoyed by higher margins on the sale of telecom equipment, and said it was keeping its financial...

[NEW DELHI] A US$20 billion fund raising spree may take India's Reliance closer to its dream of becoming a digital giant, further threatening the ambitious plans US companies like Amazon, Walmart...

[HONG KONG] With the US$28 billion he's raised working from home, India's richest man wants to step into the breach created by the technology cold war between America and China. The two Silicon...