T-Mobile Czech Republic to Cover 51% of the Population with LTE by Year End

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T-Mobile Czech Republic plans to cover 93 percent of the population and 80% of the territory with 3G and LTE networks by the end of the year. Operator's LTE network operator will cover 51% of the population and 73% of the area by end of 2014. 

Sotelco to Deploy ZTE’s Wireless Solutions in Cambodia

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ZTE announced that the company won a major mobile network contract from Cambodia's mobile operator Sotelco. ZTE’s wireless solutions will be deployed in Sotelco’s networks for 2G, 3G and 4G services. 

Algerie Telecom Launches LTE Service for Business Customers

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Algerian telecom operator, Algerie Telecom has officially launched LTE service in the country. Operator aims to deploy eNodeB 2000 sites in late 2015. In the first phase of deployment, Algerie Telecom  has deployed eNodeB 200 sites spread over 48 provinces. 

LCC Awarded Network Modernization Project in UAE

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ABU DHABI, UAE – April 30, 2014 – Lightbridge Communications Corporation (LCC), a global leader in advanced wireless, wire-line voice and data turnkey services announced today that it has been awarded implementation of a network modernization project by a leading OEM vendor for a tier 1 telecom operator in the United Arab Emirates.

Telecom NZ to Trial LTE in 700 MHz Band

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Telecom New Zealand plans to begin trial of LTE network over APT700 MHz spectrum next month. The upcoming trial will be conducted in conjunction with Huawei Technologies over 11 cell sites spread across three Waikato locations including central Hamilton and the Mystery Creek Events Centre. 

Sprint Adds LTE Network in 41 New Cities

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US operator Sprint has added 4G LTE service in 41 more new cities. With this expansion, Sprint' LTE network now covers more than 225 million people and remains on track to cover 250 million by mid-year. 

AT&T Plans 4G LTE In-Flight Connectivity Service

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U.S. carrier AT&T plans to launch a 4G LTE-based in-flight connectivity service for airlines and passengers in commercial, business and general aviation.

Huawei Completes 300 Mbps LTE-A Category 6 Test

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Huawei has announced the successful completion of a LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) Category 6 connectivity test with download speeds reaching up to 300 Mbps. This test was jointly completed with Qualcomm Technologies.

Magyar Telekom, Ericsson Demonstrate LTE-Advanced in Hungary

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Hungary’s telecommunication service provider Magyar Telekom demonstrated LTE-Advanced technology, jointly with Ericsson, on its test network in Budapest. Operator tested today at Telekom’s headquarters in Budapest the bandwidth that can be implemented by the LTE-Advanced.

EE Brings LTE Network to 200th Town in UK

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UK's EE has added the seaside town of Rhyl in North Wales as the 200th town to its LTE coverage area. Operator switched on LTE network in 13 towns across the UK this week, bringing the total to 200 places and 72% of the UK population.