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Gone as Microsoft successfully usurped Nokia into its blood stream. Paid $7.1 billion for it

Tuesday, 03 September 2013
Microsoft said it has reached an agreement to acquire the handset and services business of Nokia for more than $7.1 billion, in an effort to transform Microsoft’s business for a mobile era that has largely passed it by.

Ericsson builds data centre in Sweden and North American

Monday, 02 September 2013
Telecoms giant Ericsson is to invest Skr7 billion in three new so-called data centres of which two will be based in Sweden

TeliaSonera reports impressive profit despite dabbed with bribery and corruption scandals

Wednesday, 17 July 2013
The scandal surrounding TeliaSonera's business in Uzbekistan has led to major changes in its management but the stigma of corruption and bribery does not seem to had scared off subscribers. The company posted profit before tax of Skr5.519 million for the second quarter

Ericsson gained contract to build and expand mobile network in Azerbaijan

Tuesday, 25 June 2013
Ericsson has received an order for a "major" network expansion from Azercell in Azerbaijan. The agreement covers 2G and 3G.

Telenor Reports increased profits for the first quarter

Friday, 26 April 2013
The Norwegian telecoms operator Telenor 's underlying EBITDA earnings for the first quarter of 2013 was Nkr8.423 million against Nkr 7761 million same times last year in the first quarter of 2013.

Ericsson reports worse than expected 1st quarter of 2013

Wednesday, 24 April 2013
Ericsson reported a pre-tax profit of Skr2.1 billion for the first quarter of this year. It's a real fall when compared to the same period last year and worse than expected.

Nokia performance better than expected as looses slimmed

Thursday, 18 April 2013
Finnish mobile phone manufacturer, Nokia today announced its results for the first quarter and it's showed an improved performance evidenced in the reduction of looses.

No Matter what they say, Nokia is determine to be on top

Tuesday, 12 March 2013
The Finnish mobile phone giant, Nokia is determined to be on top of the telephony game. Despite all what the company has pass through,  such as the lost of market share and the collapse of stock market prices, as well as competitors zooming pass by, Stephen Elop, its CEO is sure that they will make it to the top where they belong.

As TeliaSonera enjoys huge profits from Scandal, the owners will feast while  employees will be given matching order

Thursday, 31 January 2013
TeliaSonera's businesses in areas with high human rights abuse such as the ongoing investigation into corruption with businesses in Uzbekistan, which attracts billions to their coffers and which makes it possible to pay their shareholders big dividends, common workers in the company will pay a heavy price - retrenchment.

Ericsson back on growth territory despite low sales and fears of threats from Chinese  Huawei

Thursday, 31 January 2013
Swedish telecom giant, Ericsson reported an enhanced profitability and delivered what has been considered as growth. Though with declining sales, the company saw  increase fourth quarter sales by 5 percent to Skr66.9 billion.

TeliaSonera management called to take responsibility and those responsible for the scandals to resign

Tuesday, 08 January 2013
TeliaSonera, the telecom giant owned by the Swedish and Finnish governments has been going through a period of bad press in recent. The background to this has to do with the poor management and strategic practises carried out by the company, in association with its supposed investment in Uzbekistan.

Ericsson expanding operations in Iran despite criticism

Tuesday, 20 November 2012
Ericsson is expanding its business in Iran. Two mobile phone operators have been promised continued cooperation with the Swedish company, an internal document seen by Reuters confirms.

Nokia's New Windows Phone, The Lumia 920 is being reviewed

Sunday, 18 November 2012
Just seven months after the Lumia 900's launch, Nokia is giving it another go with a new phone called the Lumia 920, mostly in the USA in which AT&T sells for $100 with a two-year contract.
Despite a few hardware upgrades like a sharper screen, wireless charging, and very capable camera, the Lumia 920 feels like Nokia took three baby steps forward but one gigantic leap backward. Read more from Business Insider

TeliaSonera expected to enjoy from the Russian Megafon IPO

Thursday, 15 November 2012
The Russian telecommunications operator, Megafon, where TeliaSonera is a part owner, has set price band for its IPO shares to range between 20 - 25 dollars apiece.

Ericsson's Network Equipment Market to grow to between 3 and 5 percent 2012-2015

Tuesday, 06 November 2012
Swedish telecom and Network equipment vendor Ericsson AB  reported on Tuesday that it expects the total network equipment market to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 3 to 5 percent a year between 2012 and 2015.

More trouble for TeliaSonera's business with the Uzbeck Company, Takilant as Takilant had never owned of a 3G license

Sunday, 04 November 2012
New revelations about TeliaSonera's business show how money was transferred to a Gibraltar Company, Takilant Ltd, an equivalent of over Skr2.2 billion, for which the company never had the 3G license that TeliaSonera claims to have bought.

Telia is being investigated for bribery in Nepal

Thursday, 11 October 2012
The Swedish - Finnish state owned telecom giant, Telia Sonera's business in Nepal is increasingly becoming another trouble sport for the company. The question asked now is how ethical has the company been performing there when more allegation of corrupt dealing emerged recently.

Nokia may sell headquarters

Wednesday, 03 October 2012
Nokia is considering selling its headquarters in Keilaniemi in Espoo near Helsinki, Finish media report.

Swedish telecom company, TELE2 has 3 million customers in KAZAKHSTAN

Wednesday, 19 September 2012
Swedish telecoms company, Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced that its Kazakh operations has reached 3 million customers in total.

As the two mobile giant fight, Nokia sneak to some gain

Monday, 27 August 2012
There are two clear winners in the patent battle between technology giants Samsung and Apple. This has made Microsoft and Nokia to sneak some gains. Nokia shares earlier on Monday increased 10 percent on Monday, and as the day moved on that growth continued beating the doubled lows in July.

Sony let 1000 workers to go from its operations in Lund, Sweden

Thursday, 23 August 2012
Sony which recently amassed the rest of Ericsson in their former Sony Ericsson consortium, is now laying off about 650 people in Lund, the company finally announced in a press release.

Nokia’s $39 Phone Rebound Wins More Time For Comeback Bid

Wednesday, 22 August 2012
Nokia Oyj (NOK1V), burning cash as it struggles to revive its smartphone business, is winning time for the recovery effort by gaining more customers for another product: basic mobile phones it sells for $39.

Over 1000 Sony Jobs in Lund, Southern Sweden threatened

Wednesday, 22 August 2012
It now looks like the employees of Sony in Lund, Sweden are on the way of loosing their jobs.

More bad news for Nokia as Finnish equity funds lose faith in the mobile phone maker

Monday, 16 July 2012
Mobile phone manufacturer Nokia has lost its position as a trusted firm for equity funds. Nokia’s percentage in Finnish investment funds has dropped to a record low as professional investors have lost their faith in the company and sold their shares.