Niel nears deal to buy Monaco Telecom

French billionaire in talks with Cable and Wireless Communications

Slim nears control of Telekom Austria

Agreement with ÖIAG gives tycoon foothold in European telecoms

Telekom Austria: cell-sa

A Mexican stand-off has finally begun in Austrian telecoms

FCC accused of violating net neutrality

Service providers could charge more for faster traffic

Time Warner Cable defends Comcast deal

Value of all-stock offer drops to less than $40bn

Tie-ups hit right note for music streaming

Spotify deal shows how telecoms can provide marketing muscle

China becomes the iPhone growth story

Popularity of older phones in emerging markets puts shine on Apple

Poison pills used in US takeover fights

Companies use tactic to fend off activists

India’s Viom eyes offshore listing

Telecom towers business has an implied valuation of close to $4bn

Ericsson shares fall as revenue shrinks

US and Japanese telecoms operators reduce spending

Huawei switches on NSA damage control

Hacking claims have Chinese group’s executives working overtime

A white-knuckle ride in Myanmar

The Asian economy offers a test of resilience and nerve

Colt profits warning renews sale rumours

Lower prices and customer losses will impact 2014 earnings

Comcast defies fears to lift subscribers

‘Cord-cutting’ concerns ease as group negotiates $20bn disposals

TfL poised for payments by smartphone

Mobile operators in talks over contactless scheme to buy tickets

Microsoft fine-tunes €5.4bn Nokia deal

Takeover of handset business to complete within days

Comcast and TWC weigh $20bn asset sale

Deal talks with Charter to allay concerns about proposed merger

VimpelCom settles dispute with Algeria

51% of Djezzy arm sold for $2.6bn to sovereign fund

Telecom Italia shakes up board

New chairman and independent directors picked to drive turnround

Juncker backs loosening of telecoms rules

Candidate for EC president urges opening of door for mergers

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