Slovakia

LLU ruling goes against Slovak Telekom
SWAN testing LTE next month
Alcatel-Lucent chosen as main LTE supplier by Orange Slovakia
Government publishes MoU with DT, sale timetable
Government aiming to sell Slovak Telekom stake via IPO this year
Telefonica completes Czech, Slovak sales
EC approves Telefonica Czech, Slovak sale
SWAN paid EUR6.6m for LTE licence
SWAN wins 4G mobile licence alongside three incumbents
O2 announces 800MHz, 1800MHz spectrum win; no official word from regulator yet
Incumbents win 4G frequencies, plus one newcomer?
TU SR holds 3.7GHz consultation workshop
Slovak Telekom expands LTE to over 20 cities
Parliament approves telecoms, postal regulator merger
UPC Slovakia expands digital triple-play coverage
PPF linked with Slovak Telekom stake bid following O2 takeover agreement
Slovak Telekom launches LTE in five cities
PPF Group strikes USD3.4bn deal for 65.9% of Telefonica O2 CR
Orange nears 100,000 FTTH customers
Orange Slovakia’s DC-HSPA+ network reaches 60% of population
Orange Group reports 4.0% drop in revenues to EUR10.2bn
DREAM come true, as MegaFon launches Europe-Asia transmission route
Slovak Telekom's VDSL service launched under six-month promotion
TU SR publishes call for 4G submissions; deadline 7 October
PPF confirms interest in 4G auction; regulator alters licensing terms
Orange Slovensko launches NFC payment
Slovak Telekom’s Digi TV purchase given antimonopoly clearance
Slovak Telekom plans NFC wallet
Deutsche Telekom said to be sole remaining bidder for GTS, report says
Ministry pushes plan to fold telecoms, post regulators into new body
67% MTR drop effective 1 August
EC accepts nine 800MHz excuses; rejects two
DT lined up for second round of negotiations on buying out government in Slovak Telekom
O2 Slovakia continues to gain from MNP
4G licence auction plan under public consultation
Goldman Sachs picked to lead sale of GTS Central Europe
Slovak Telekom using Verimatrix to support OTT multiscreen services
Slovak Telekom buys Digi Slovakia to boost pay-TV
Orange Slovakia 3G users get HD voice
Slovak Telekom retail/wholesale broadband lines up 4.4%; raises ADSL upload speeds
Leading telcos linked with government’s stake in Slovak Telekom
TU SR launches FWA tender
Slovak Telekom upgrades another 19 areas to DC-HSPA+
Orange returns CDMA licence
TU SR proposes 67% MTR reduction
GTS reports 15,000 buildings now hooked up to its fibre, radio networks
RCS&RDS negotiating cable exit in Slovakia; UPC circling
Slovakia begins talks on selling Slovak Telekom stake
Slovak Telekom posts 9.4% EBITDA drop on 6.7% revenue decline
Fourth mobile licensee this year, says regulator
Orange returned 870MHz frequencies
Slovanet acquires regional operator MadNet for EUR600,000
Slovanet launching WiMAX 802.16e internet services
NASES passive fibre broadband project to address rural digital divide
Slovak Telekom fined for universal service failure
Slovak Telekom’s 9M EBITDA falls 12.8% on 8.1% sales drop
Orange aims for 633 3G municipalities this year
FTTH/B up 7% in H1; 3.8% growth across fixed broadband
UPC Slovakia acquires three small cablecos in east
Orange DC-HSPA+ coverage nears 50%
Slovak Telekom enters Cloud space
TU SR launches tenders for FWA concessions
Pan-European operator GTS CE selects Overture for Ethernet services in central Europe
TU SR coordinating future 900MHz licensing with 4G auction
Slovak Telekom’s mobile renewal fee must be recalculated, court tells regulator
Slovakia selecting advisor for LTE auction
Telefonica eyes new LTE test in western Slovakia; plots 3G expansion
Fico rejects Malatinsky plan for immediate sale of entire Telekom stake; still considering options
Slovak regulator cuts mobile termination rates by 42.3%
Special tax bill confirmed, safe bet to be passed
Fico considering one-off telecoms tax as part of austerity programme
Economy minister keen to get Telekom privatisation back on track
ST’s revenues fall 3.5%
Slovak Telekom to defend EU antitrust charge
Telekom's DSL Turbo boost
PM to scrap National Property Fund
Watchdog cuts spectrum usage fees by 60%
Regulator concludes 4G licensing evaluation; aiming for fourth operator
Regulator enforces decision on 35% fixed network interconnection reduction
Slovak Telekom reports 12% profit drop, launches secondary lawsuit against regulator
Slovak Telekom expands 42Mbps, 21Mbps coverage
No dividends from Germans once again for Slovakia
Slovak Telekom’s sales, profits slip in 9M11
Slovak Telekom privatisation plans on hold until March election
First-quarter 4G auction under consideration
Slovakia aims to attract new cellco
Slovakia to attract new cellco
Slovak Telekom and Ericsson sign five-year managed services deal
State should sell Telekom shares ‘as soon as possible’
Ruling on cellcos’ licence fees upheld
T-Mobile HSPA+ now in 83 locations
T-Mobile liable for higher licence fee than Orange
Viettel rumoured to be looking at Slovakia mobile entry
Slovak Telekom claims success with 42Mbps HSPA+ single-carrier mode
Final court ruling annuls competition fines against Slovak Telekom
Slovakia updates electronic communications law
Telefonica Slovakia to launch commercial 3G network on 18 July
DT in talks to up Slovak stake to 100%; eyeing wireline assets in Poland, Netherlands, Austria
Slovanet buys WiMAX Telecom Slovakia
Slovak Telekom's sales and profits slide, post-paid mobile users jump ship
T-Mobile testing LTE, joins Orange and O2
T-Mobile launches HSPA+, plans 3G expansion, Flash-OFDM upgrade
Top of the PoPs: Poprad speeds into UPC top ten
Property Fund recommends sale of 15% stake in Slovak Telekom
EU expands Slovak Telekom anti-trust probe to DT
Orange renews trial 2.6GHz LTE-FDD permit
‘Dominating’ T-Com beats abuse rap; watchdog refuses to roll over
Slovak Telekom 9M sales down 4% on price drops
FWA broadband auction launched
Altnet consolidation continues with GTS takeover of Dial
TU SR authorises cellcos’ LTE public tests; auctions 10GHz BFWA spectrum
Slovak Telekom 2009 report: profits up despite turnover slump
Telefonica O2 Slovakia, NSN testing LTE
Slovak Telekom to merge with T-Mobile Slovensko on 1 July
Slovak Telekom’s FTTH covers 100,000 additional homes in a year
Slovak Telekom’s FTTH expansion continues
T-Com and T-Mobile to merge next year
TU SR deregulates wholesale fixed transmission market
Slovakia pressured by Commission to lower wholesale mobile rates
UPC Slovakia unveils 120Mbps internet
Slovak regulator launches wireless broadband tender in seven regions
Slovak Telekom’s revenues climb 3.7%
EC launches antitrust proceedings in Poland, Slovakia
Slovakian regulator calls FWA tender to boost internet access
Slovak Telecom net income drops 39%, EBITDA down 18%
Slovak Telekom raided by EC officials
Ericsson supplies IP infrastructure to T-Mobile Slovakia
O2 exceeds coverage requirements
UPC’s new range is strictly business
Slovak Telekom fined USD42 million
UPC expands
Orange wins new mobile frequencies
New Slovak mobile licence up for grabs
Customer growth and one-off gains boost Slovak Telekom
UPC Slovakia has 10,000 triple-play users
Orange Slovensko launches triple-play services
Telefonica O2 ready to launch network
Nokia network deal
Inquam buys WiMAX Telecom
Telefónica O2’s Slovakian users reach 400k
Orange Slovensko to cover 200,000 homes with FTTH network by year-end
Slovak Telekom’s revenues, profits grow on mobile, broadband sales
Telefónica O2 Slovakia switches on first base stations
50,000 Slovaks using cellcos’ high speed mobile internet, says Orange
Telefonica O2 Slovakia pre-registers 400,000
Telefónica O2 Slovakia agrees national roaming deal for February launch
Minister wants to offload T-Mobile Slovensko stake
Orange Slovensko launches BlackBerry
Telefónica O2 to launch Slovakian mobile service in 1Q 2007
UPC Slovakia launches triple-play
Orange Slovensko launches commercial 3G and HSDPA services
WiMAX Telecom ups order
Telefónica O2 Slovakia wins mobile licence with lowest bid
Three Slovak mobile bidders named
Orange Slovensko tests HSDPA
Regulator reports three new mobile licence bidders
Slovakia offers third mobile licence
Slovak Telecom contracts Alcatel for IPTV rollout
Slovak Telekom’s turnover drops 4.9%
Slovak cellular penetration reaches 84.1%
Slovak Telecom to take T-Com brand next month
T-Mobile Slovensko announces UMTS launch; Orange not far behind
Slovak Telecom’s EUR23.5 million LLU fine upheld
Competition looms
Ericsson wins military contract
Telenor sells up, GTS expands
Ericsson wins 3G contract
FT ups stake
T-Mobile Slovakia launches Flash-OFDM wireless broadband
Telenor to exit Czech, Slovak markets
Orange contracts Intellisync for wireless email
WiMAX licence holder announces investment plans
Slovak Telecom profits down on fixed-to-mobile substitution
Slovak Telecom to challenge Antitrust fine
Slovak fixed line market looks set to take off
Orange unit inks deal with Roamwire
Eurotel rebranding exercise gets under way
State to sell FWA frequencies
Slovakian internet penetration shooting up
TU stepping up efforts to introduce third mobile operator
Market expands 10% year-on-year
State ponders Telecom sell-off
EC gives green light to takeover
EU says Eurotel deal still requires clearance
Telecom buys out US partners in Eurotel
Telecom eyes EuroTel
EuroTel Bratislava launches EDGE
ST looking to take control of EuroTel
MTPT to transfer Slovak Telecom stake
Strong revenue growth for EuroTel Bratislava
Slovaks can Dial from June, but will anyone call?