Iran

MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
One-third of Iran’s mobile users on data plans
Midweek M2M: IoT and machine-to-machine developments
MTN closing in on Iran ISP
Iran upgrades national intranet
MobinNet launches TD-LTE
MTN Irancell launches LTE-A
Iran looks to telecoms sector reform
TCI begins connecting Shatel VoIP calls
Iran’s Shatel complains of VoIP blocking
MTN extracts first cash from Iran
MTN eyes stake in Iranian fibre network operator
Vodafone signs partner market deal in Iran
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
AT&T confirms Iranian mobile roaming
MTN Irancell shows off LTE-A network, expands TD-LTE
Iran’s TCI to merge fixed and mobile operations
Orange in talks with MCI of Iran
Iran launches first phase of national intranet
Iran launches MNP
Irancell launches TD-LTE to replace WiMAX
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Apple faces iPhone ban in Iran
Iran’s TCI signs EUR1 billion vendor financing deal
Iran to boost internet speeds, cooperate with Kazakhstan
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
MTN Irancell considering expansion into fixed market
Iran's TCI modernises networks with Italtel
MTN Group net income slumps 37% in 2015
Iran, Afghanistan to boost ICT cooperation
Iran launches new wireless broadband auction
MTN Irancell claims 12.5 million 3G subscribers
Seven Iranian cities to get FTTx networks
Irancell claims seven million 3G and 4G users
MTN due USD1bn from Iranian unit
MTN Irancell offers unlimited mobile data at night
MTN Irancell now covers 50% of population with LTE
MTN Irancell introduces 4G LTE
MTN Group reports 219m subscribers at end-September; data revenue now accounts for 17% of turnover
Turkcell loses case against Iranian government
WhatsApp Doc? Iran’s communications minister told to enforce ban
70% of Iranian internet users bypass government web restrictions
Iran’s 3G plans face criticism from conservative opposition
TCT to increase its bandwidth capacity
MTN Irancell preparing for 3G launch
Irancell WiMAX network now covers 38 towns
Iran launches IPTV in six provinces
CRA to cut off Datak Telecom’s WiMAX services
MTN Group declares ‘no legal merit’ to Turkcell’s latest legal challenge
MCI ready to provide ‘fourth generation mobile service’
TIC to hold VoIP tender; investment in telecoms infrastructure forthcoming
MobinNet extends WiMAX network to Gorgan, Sari and Bojnurd
MTN Group closed out third quarter with 203.8m subscribers
Iran to up its bandwidth capacity to 100Gbps by 4 December
Iran’s unblocked access to social media dismissed as a technical glitch
Iran unblocks Facebook, Twitter
Long-awaited EPEG cable launches commercially
MCI listed on Tehran Stock exchange
MTN Group still in discussions over Irancell’s profits
MTN reports 22% rise in first-half profit, beats market estimates
Only four companies licensed to offer WiMAX in Iran
FTTx network in Tehran and Mashhad by end-August 2013
Viber plans to bypass Mideast service ban
US government eases sanctions on sale of communications equipment to Iran
TCI to invest USD20.34m in 2013
MTN Group reports 195.4m subs at end-March
Sanctions continue to hinder MTN in Iran
ZTE confirms it halted business with Iran
Iran, GCC states agree multi-band mobile spillover pact
Syria, Iran and Iraq ink fibre-optic agreement
Rightel’s 3G exclusivity extended to September 2014
Rightel in the wrong: Ayatollah hits out at 3G operator
WiMo Wi-Fi network reaches 50,000 users, 500 hotspots in beta phase
Committee clears MTN in Iranian bribery case
Iran to lift the veil on Facebook
MTN urged to offload a 21% stake in Irancell
MTN Group reports 182.7m subscribers; raises full-year forecast
MTN-Turkcell case delayed in US court
Cisco drops ZTE as reseller after Iran investigation
Gmail returns in Iran but YouTube still blacklisted
Iran loses Gmail access as national intranet is launched
Rollout of Iran’s national intranet to begin this month
EPEG launch delayed
MTN asks US judge to throw out Turkcell case
MTN under scrutiny for Irancell dealings
MTN says it working with the US to ensure compliance with Iran sanctions
MTN Irancell ordered to boost coverage of disputed islands
Afghanistan to receive technical assistance from Iran
MTN says it is complying with sanctions against Iran
MTN officially denies Turkcell accusations after two-month silence
Iranian government denies plans to block internet access
Iran to block all web access and establish a national intranet
ZTE limits its business with Iran
Irancell: talks between MTN and Turkcell collapse
Iran and Iraq discuss telecoms ties
MTN faces Iranian bribery allegations from Turkcell
US lobbyists seek to persuade MTN to abandon Iran
Huawei fought the lawmakers (and the law won)
Axiata plans to offload Iranian unit to unknown party
Iran unveils surprise third mobile operator
Huawei denies helping MTN Irancell to monitor dissidents
Govt earns USD6.1bn from MTN Irancell in six years; WiMAX subs base rises to 175,000
Axiata sells Samart stake, may offload Iranian telco shares
Iran confirms no additional 3G licences until 2013
GBI in submarine cable deal with TIC
TIC to quadruple network capacity in 2010
Updated details of Caspian connectivity project
Russia-Iran-Azerbaijan venture to improve Caspian connectivity
Tamin Telecom regains Iran concession
TCI takeover subject to probe
Etemad-e-Mobin score TCI coup
Iran to reopen licence tender
Megafon denies Iran reports
Megafon in Iran?
State to take 3% of telco earnings
Iran rejects Zain, relaunches mobile tender
Etisalat still fighting for Iranian licence
Iran strips Etisalat of mobile licence; Zain could snatch it
Wanted: world’s largest cellco seeks partner for USD2 billion MTN asset purchase
Etisalat to launch with HSDPA
TCI sale delayed
Etisalat plans USD1bn spend in Iran
Etisalat wins Iran’s third national mobile licence
Foreign investors queue up for TCI stake
Omantel and TMI qualify for second stage of wireless tender
RCOM interested in Iranian mobile licence?
Telkom eyeing Iran stake
Iran to offer further stake in TCI
Qtel and Zain interested in Iran licence
Bidding to begin for Iran’s third mobile network
TCI share sale begins
Iran prepares for TCI IPO
TCI privatisation attracts international telcos
MegaFon to apply for Iran licence
Huawei offers telecoms training in Iran
MegaFon looks at Middle East expansion
Turkcell files Irancell suit
WiMAX licensing expected soon
Cellphones outnumber fixed lines in Iran
Fourth cellco due 2008
42 million telephone subs
Rural development heads agenda
Iran to expand national backbone network
TCI says Taliya still not able to roam
TCI privatisation expected this summer
MTN confident of Iran success
Tehran telco confirms privatisation plans
100% growth in Iran’s mobile market
Iran studying 3G and beyond
TCI to launch GPRS
TCI to be privatised?
Rapid growth reported at TCI, MCI
Irancell launches GPRS
Iran to see 8bn SMS this year
TCI hits 15m mobile subs
MCI expects to double revenues in 2007
New cellco for Iran?
Irancell prepares GPRS
Hospitals to get high speed links
Iranian trio close to network deal
IranCell investment revealed
Irancell to boost coverage to 70 cities
ISP says fibre failures leading to outages
Taliya targets network expansion
Video nasty
Taliya doubles pre-pay validity
Second GMPCS licence handed out
Irancell aiming for 50% coverage by March
Taking the MIC
Irancell launches at last
Irancell launched?
Iran offers help for Iraqi telecoms projects
Nokia wins with Irancell?
Iran handset sales
Iran gets first satellite, more to follow
MTN agrees to replace Turkcell in SNO
TeleGeography’s Irancell Update: Day 7,364
Who owns Irancell? Does anyone really care anymore?
Irancell: They think it’s all over… but it isn’t
Turkcell confirms Irancell participation; launch expected mid-2006
Irancell licensed; Turkcell has until 4 September to pay
Irancell backers continue dogged fight in second mobile operator issue
TCI completes USD700m fibre-optic upgrade
MTN almost definitely out of the running for Iran’s second mobile operator
Conflicting reports concerning Irancell investors as country still no nearer to launching SNO
Turkcell confident of gaining control of Irancell, against all odds
Millicom leads the pack as competition belatedly arrives in Iran mobile market
Does MTN know something Turkcell doesn’t? SA group settles in to Tehran office
‘What do you mean, paranoid?’ says Iranian political watchdog
Iran mobile users free to roam
Turkcell ain’t going nowhere (yet)
State calls in the army over Irancell saga
Turkcell looks set to quit as lawmakers vote to cut stake
Irancell’s mobile network plans remain in jeopardy
Russia to build new Iranian telecoms satellite
Turkcell’s Iranian licence threatened
Political opposition calls Irancell licence award into question
Nokia and ITI to develop BTS
Turkcell awarded GSM licence in Iran
Vodacom won’t bid for Iran’s second mobile licence
SBC vetoes Vodacom’s Iranian ambitions
SBC vetoes Vodacom’s Iranian ambitions
Irancell consortium to bid for mobile licence
Irancell consortium to bid for mobile licence
Regulator begins tender for second GSM licence