The UK’s biggest mobile operators have committed to pay more than £1.3 billion in the first stage of latest bidding for airwaves for 5G networks.
Vodafone has confirmed it will press ahead with plans to float its European telecom towers arm in a move reportedly set to value the division at 15 billion euros (£13 billion).
Vodafone has said its telecom towers arm has grown its portfolio over the past nine months and held firm on its annual targets.
It was a lacklustre day on the FTSE 100 with the blue-chip index preferring to take its movements on the back of company results, rather than any major geopolitical or economic news.
Telecoms giant Vodafone has reported a slump in revenues for the past three months as the coronavirus pandemic hit roaming revenues.
Three of the UK’s biggest mobile network operators have unveiled plans to build and share more than 200 new mobile masts in an effort to improve phone signal in rural areas.
More than 120 mobile phone masts will be built in Scotland to improve coverage in rural areas.
Vodafone is offering all small businesses in the UK free broadband for 2021 as reliance on internet access increases during lockdown.
A lane closure is to be put in place on a busy Aberdeen centre road to allow repair works to be carried out by Vodafone.
Plans for a new telecommunications mast in preparation for the rollout of 5G have been lodged with Aberdeen City Council.
Plans have been submitted to erect a 5G mast close to a major Aberdeen road.
An application to install a 5G base station on an Aberdeen footpath has been submitted.
Vodafone is to automatically upgrade pay monthly customers who are NHS staff to provide them with 30 days of free unlimited mobile data.
The UK’s major mobile operators are to allow customers to access NHS advice about coronavirus for free.
Permanent phone reception is available on underground sections of London’s Tube network for the first time.
Roaming charges on smartphones when travelling across Europe ended in June 2017 but there were questions about how long it would last after Brexit was voted for a year earlier.
The UK’s mobile operators have said they will look into the potential impact of the Government’s decision on the future of Huawei in the country’s 5G network.
The majority of people in the UK would support the widespread use of drones if stringent safety, security and monitoring measures existed, a new report has suggested.
Vodafone customers in Aberdeen are experiencing service issues today.
Boris Johnson has promised to make poor mobile phone signal a thing of the past if the Tories win the General Election.
The UK’s big four mobile operators have agreed to work together on a shared 4G rural network plan that aims to bring mobile connectivity to poorly served areas of the country.
O2 has become the latest mobile operator to launch its 5G network, promising faster data speeds in busy areas.
Several roads are to close in an Aberdeen community over the next few months as a super-fast fibre network is installed.
The Government has announced plans to speed up the roll-out of 5G technology and improve mobile phone signals in rural areas as part of efforts to increase innovation across the UK.
Just 44.6% of West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine towns and villages have 4G Coverage, compared to 100% in Aberdeen North and 96.1% in Aberdeen South
Millions of people are at risk of mobile signal blackouts because their area is not adequately served by full 4G coverage, Which? has reported.
Vodafone has become the second UK operator to roll out its 5G network, launching the highest service in seven cities on Wednesday.
The era of 5G is upon the UK, with faster speeds not only expected to transform everyday smartphones but also everything from virtual reality to healthcare.
Mobile operator Vodafone has launched its 5G network in seven cities in the UK, saying it hopes to become the “5G destination” for users.
Vodafone is working to fix a fault which has affected some customers’ access to its mobile data and broadband services.