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Tismi obtains Danish fixed and mobile phone numbers

Dutch MVNO Tismi said it has been granted fixed and mobile numbers in Denmark, which it said demonstrates its intention to gain a local presence in strategic countries in Europe and in the US. Tismi said it is currently in negotiations with several mobile network operators to get a national roaming agreement. Its full MVNO … Continue reading

Uff! Movil ends 2014 with almost 530,000 mobile subs

Colombian MVNO Uff! Movil ended 2014 with 529,834 mobile subscribers. The MVNO had ended the fourth quarter of 2013 with 402,350 mobile, according to data from the country’s ITC Ministry. The MVNO ended 2014 with a market share of 0.96 percent in the local mobile market Uff! Movil, which is controlled by local bank Bancolombia, … Continue reading

Virgin Mobile extends free on-net calls, SMS offer

Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia is giving prepaid customers another two months until 19 May of free calls and text messages between Virgin Mobile numbers. Any Virgin Mobile member existing or new on the prepaid plan is eligible for this offer, Saudi Gazette reported. Virgin Mobile launched as the Kingdom’s first MVNO in December 2014. Source: … Continue reading

BT Confirms New BT Mobile 4G Service On EE’s Network

Ahead of closing its deal to buy EE for £12.5 billion, BT is laying the groundwork for its new mobile business and quad-play strategy, today: the company has now officially launched BT Mobile — a 4G service that will run on EE’s network, for now by way of an MVNO deal, with pricing starting at … Continue reading

Sprint MVNO targeting seniors offers access to doctors

Seniors Wireless, a subsidiary of Sprint MVNO Emveno, is offering a telemedicine service geared toward the 55-plus age group that provides unlimited 24-hour access to board-certified doctors from their wireless or landline phones. The service, called TeleMED Assist, lets subscribers speak or videoconference with a medical practitioner who can evaluate, refer and prescribe on the … Continue reading

BT expected to launch 4G MVNO this week

Reports suggest broadband provider will still launch MVNO despite agreement to buy EE for £12.5 billion BT will launch its own 4G network later this week, marking its return to the consumer mobile space 15 years after it sold O2. The new service, called BT Mobile, will run on EE’s network as part of a … Continue reading

MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments

UK-based BT Group is expected to unveil its new mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) unit BT Mobile later this week, leveraging the wholesale deal it signed with mobile market leader EE, prior to its agreement to acquire the cellular giant in a GBP12.5 billion (USD18.7 billion) deal. According to the Daily Telegraph the newMVNO service … Continue reading

Edeka Mobil offers promotions on smart options

German supermarket Edeka’s MVNO Edeka Mobil is running promotions on the O2 network until 31 May, inside-handy.de reports. New customers buying a starter set receive a voucher code offering the Smart 300 option free for 30 days. The option, which normally costs EUR 8.95 per month, includes 300 units to be used for calls and … Continue reading

Telstra sets timeline for 4G wholesale service

Telstra is planning to make its 4G mobile service open to wholesale access by June next year. The telco’s service will be available from Telstra Wholesale by June 2016, with Telstra Wholesale group executive, Stuart Lee, saying that Telstra MVNO customers were keen to get cracking on 4G services. “Our 3G product continues to provide a … Continue reading

Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Market Is Expected To Reach $73.20 Billion By 2020: New Report By Grand View Research, Inc.

Latest report published by Grand View Research suggests, Globa Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)Market Size was $35.92 Billion in 2013 and is expected to reach $73.20 Billion by 2020, the market is Growing at CAGR of 9.4% from 2014 to 2020, increasing adoption in applications across Asia Pacific and Latin America will support market growth … Continue reading