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Bouygues will compensate subscribers after network outage
French mobile operator Bouygues Telecom has pledged to compensate its subscribers, after experiencing a national mobile network outage on 11 December 2013, local news agency Les Figaro reports.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Virgin Mobile signs 4G agreement with SFR
As previously reported by TeleGeography's CommsUpdate, in September 2013 Virgin signed a similar leased agreement with Bouygues Telecom, with the service to be launched in the first half of 2014, due to the level of preparation required.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The days of relying upon invitations to the major races is over after Team Europcar were named among the 18 WorldTour teams confirmed for 2014.
Bouygues Deploys Broadpeak to Support IPTV
Broadpeak, a leading provider of content delivery network technologies and video-on-demand servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, and hybrid TV operators worldwide, today announced that Bouygues Telecom, the French telecommunications provider, has deployed Broadpeak's BkE100 Live RTP retry servers to manage its IPTV service on Bbox Sensation premium set-top ... (more)
French Competition Authority refuses to intervene in network sharing agreement
Bruno Lasserre, the president of France's competition watchdog, the Autorite de la Concurrence, has reportedly refused to intervene and facilitate the accession of Iliad to the potential network-sharing agreement with fellow French cellcos Bouygues Telecom and .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
'Price war' expected as Bouygues responds to Free Mobile 4G launch with free LTE
French telco Bouygues Telecom has made its first move as part of the anticipated price war between mobile operators in the French market, announcing that it will provide subscribers with access to its 4G Long Term Evolution network at no extra cost.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Low Cost LTE Concerns French Politicians
Free Mobile , France's newest operator, has drawn criticism from French politicians concerned it will harm investment and employment in the telecom sector due to its low cost.
Bouygues Telecom to put 4G in low-cost mobile offers
Bouygues Telecom said it will include superfast mobile broadband service in its low-cost offers, in the latest sign of how France's price war is spreading to new 4G technology.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
UPDATE 1-Iliad adds low-cost 4G in French mobile telecoms battle
French low-cost telecoms operator Iliad has added a 4G high-speed broadband service to its Free Mobile offers without raising the price, firing a fresh broadside at its bigger rivals.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Coquard to make Tour de France debut in 2014
Bryan Coquard enjoyed a solid first season in the professional ranks as the 21-year-old Frenchman netted six victories and eight second place finishes in 2013.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Report: French carrier Iliad looking to partner with Orange's rivals
Les Echos reports upstart French carrier Iliad wants to hold talks with rivals SFR and Bouygues Telecom about a network-sharing deal.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
France's Iliad asks to join rivals' network sharing plan-Les Echos
France's upstart mobile player Iliad is seeking talks with larger rivals Vivendi's SFR and Bouygues Telecom over joining the duo's network sharing plan, according to a letter published online by Les Echos newspaper.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Sprick wants to make comeback following stroke
Matthieu Sprick retains hope of making a comeback to cycling as he continues his recovery from the stroke he suffered six months ago .
Fri Nov 15, 2013
CN Reader Poll: Vote for Best Team Bike and win
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Iliad revenue up 15% on mobile clients
Iliad SA Friday posted a 15% rise in third-quarter sales as the upstart low-cost mobile operator continued to gain ground in the French mobile market in a price war the French firm ignited last year.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Bouygues Telecom reports 13% decline in revenue to EUR3.45bn in 3Q13
French conglomerate Bouygues Group has announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2013, reporting flat consolidated revenues of .0 million, mainly attributed to the 'effectiveness of the transformation plan', which has contributed to savings on mobile costs of around In operational terms, Bouygues Telecom reported a total of 11.094 ... (more)