Webwire: Bharti, Idea, Loop execs summoned; China Mobile chair retires

Staff writer
23 Mar 2012

Bharti, Idea, Loop accused of blocking MNP

The telecom regulatory authority of India (TRAI) has summoned top executives from Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular and Loop Mobile, accusing the operators of refusing mobile number portability requests.

India Today

China Mobile chairman retires

China Mobile chairman Wang Jianzhou has retired from the post, and been replaced by former MIIT vice minister Xi Guohua.


Ericsson ups stake in LG-Ericsson to 75%

Ericsson has increased its stake in its LG-Ericsson joint venture to 75% from 50%, in a private deal with partner LG.

Associated Press

RIM being outsold by iPhone in Canada

BlackBerry smartphones are now being outsold by the iPhone in RIM's home market of Canada, research from IDC shows.


Nokia completes Finland job cut talks

Nokia has concluded talks with staff at its Finland manufacturing plant, where it plans to lay off up to 1,000 employees.


Next iPhone to feature larger display

Apple is gearing up to embed a larger 4.6-inch display in its next iPhone, which could launch during the second quarter.


HP uncertain on number of job losses

Meg Whitman, the new chief executive of Hewlett Packard, admits jobs will be cut as part of a restructure, but said no decisions have yet been taken on how many.

Wall Street Journal

Australian cops to wardrive for insecure Wi-Fi

Police from the Australian state of Queensland plan to conduct wardriving expeditions looking for insecure Wi-Fi hotspots, and then send informational letters informing residents of the dangers of leaving them insecure.

Sydney Morning Herald

Related content

Follow Telecom Asia Sport!
No Comments Yet! Be the first to share what you think!
This website uses cookies
This provides customers with a personalized experience and increases the efficiency of visiting the site, allowing us to provide the most efficient service. By using the website and accepting the terms of the policy, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.