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GSMA Announces Launch of Mobile Connect Across India

July 19, 2016: Six Leading Operators Announce Commercial Availability of Mobile Connect, Provide Mobile Authentication Services to More than 800 Million Consumers New Delhi: At a launch event held in New Delhi today, the GSMA announced that the GSMA’s Mobile Connect mobile-based authentication …

GSMA Reports Record Attendance for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016

July 4, 2016, More than 53,000 Attendees Visit Shanghai Event, a 33 Per Cent Increase Over 2015 Hong Kong: The GSMA today reported that more than 53,0001 unique visitors from 104 countries and territories attended the 2016 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, held …

GSMA Announces Winners of the 2016 Asia Mobile Awards

June 30, 2016, Shanghai: The GSMA today announced the winners of the 2016 Asia Mobile Awards, which were presented last evening at the AMO Awards Ceremony and Dinner Reception, held at DaGuan Theatre in Pudong, Shanghai. The awards, which were hosted by popular …

Leading Operators Across Asia Commit to GSMA Humanitarian Connectivity Charter

June 30, 2016, KDDI, KT Corporation, NTT DOCOMO, INC and SK Telecom Become Latest Signatories of Humanitarian Connectivity Charter Shanghai: Today at Mobile World Congress Shanghai, the GSMA announced that KDDI, KT Corporation, NTT DOCOMO, INC and SK Telecom have become the most …

New GSMA Report Predicts Chinese IoT Market will Exceed One Billion Connections by 2020, Underpinned by Licensed Low Power, Wide Area Market

June 29, 2016, Low Power, Wide Area Connections Driving Huge Market Growth in China; GSMA’s Mobile IoT Initiative Helping Mobile Operators to Accelerate Commercial Solutions Shanghai: China’s machine-to-machine (M2M) market will reach one billion connections by 2020, with the majority coming from the …

Asia Pacific to Add 600 Million New Mobile Subscribers by 2020, Finds Latest GSMA Mobile Economy Study

June 29, 2016, Mobile Ecosystem Adds $1.3 Trillion in Economic Value to Asia Pacific Economy Shanghai: The number of mobile subscribers in the Asia Pacific region reached 2.5 billion at the end of last year and will grow to 3.1 billion by 2020, …

New GSMA Report Finds Global Mobile Customers Seeking Feature-Rich, IP-Based Messaging Services from Operators

June 28, 2016, New Report Highlights Growing Demand for Operator-led Advanced Communications Services Such as Pre-Calling, Instant Messaging and Real-time Video Shanghai: Global mobile subscribers are demanding richer, global and open IP-based messaging experiences from mobile network operators, according to a new report …

GSMA Initiative to Drive Global Adoption of Universal Profile for Rich Communications Services Gains Momentum

June 28, 2016, Universal RCS Profile Backed by 57 Mobile Operators and Leading Handset Manufacturers; Service Will Deliver Enhanced Communications Experiences to Customers Globally Shanghai: The GSMA today announced that AIS, Axiata Group, Beeline, Bell Mobility, China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, Claro …

GSMA Announces New Keynote Speakers, Programmes and Events for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016

June 22, 2016, Executives from Alibaba, China Financial Asset Exchange, Ericsson, LeEco, Qualcomm and Volkswagen Confirmed for Keynote Programme; The MMIX Asia Summit, Graphene Summit and Exhibition Tours Debut Hong Kong: The GSMA today provided further updates on the GSMA Mobile World Congress …

GSMA Announces Nominees for 2016 Asia Mobile Awards

June 7, 2016, Winners to be Announced Live at Asia Mobile Awards Ceremony and Dinner Reception at Mobile World Congress Shanghai Hong Kong: The GSMA today announced the nominees for the 2016 Asia Mobile Awards. Winners of the inaugural “AMO Awards” will be …

Consumers to Experience Connected Lifestyle at GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016

May 31, 2016: Connected Cars, Devices, Drones, eSports, Gaming and Virtual Reality Take Centre Stage at Annual Shanghai Event Shanghai: Consumers attending the GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai will have the opportunity to experience the hottest mobile trends, all in one place. Held …

GSMA Innovation City Returns to Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016

May 25, 2016: Immersive Exhibition Demonstrates How Mobile Technology is Transforming Our Lives; Partners Include Akyumen, DTS, Hangar 18 NOA, Huawei, KT Corporation, MyFC, NAES, nubia, OPPO and Thinfilm Shanghai: The GSMA Innovation City will return to Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 for …

CEOs from Leading Mobile Players to Keynote at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016

May 17, 2016: GSMA Announces Additional Exhibitors, Sponsors, Partners and Programmes Beijing: The GSMA announced confirmed keynote speakers for Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including CEOs and senior leaders from companies such as AT&T Mobility, Baidu, China Mobile, China Telecom, HTC, KDDI, NTT DOCOMO, …

GSMA Announces Further Details for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016

April 13, 2016: Hong Kong: The GSMA today provided further details for the 2016 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, which will be held 29 June – 1 July 2016 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The GSMA announced additional exhibitors, sponsors,

GSMA REPORT SHOWS REGISTERED MOBILE MONEY ACCOUNTS INCREASED BY 31 PER CENT TO 411 MILLION IN 2015

February 23, 2016: Mobile Money Industry Continues to Grow With More Than One Billion Transactions Processed In December. The GSMA today released its fifth annual ‘State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money’. The report provides a quantitative assessment of the …

GLOBAL OPERATORS, GOOGLE AND THE GSMA ALIGN BEHIND ADOPTION OF RICH COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES

February 22, 2016: Operators align on universal RCS profile; Google to provide RCS messaging client in Android. Global operators, including América Móvil, Bharti Airtel Ltd, Deutsche Telekom, Etisalat, Globe Telecom, KPN, Millicom, MTN, Orange, PLAY, Smart Communications, Sprint, Telenor Group, TeliaSonera, Telstra, …

MOBILE INDUSTRY TO ADD ONE BILLION NEW UNIQUE SUBSCRIBERS BY 2020

February 22, 2016: GSMA Intelligence Forecasts 72% Global Unique Subscriber Penetration by 2020. Almost three-quarters of the world’s population will be connected to a mobile network by 2020, according to the latest study from GSMA Intelligence, the research arm of the …

GSMA PROVIDES UPDATE FOR MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI 2016

28 January 2016, Hong Kong: The GSMA today provided further details for the 2016 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, which will be held 29 June – 1 July 2016 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The GSMA announced several updates, including a partnership that will bring the International Smart City Expo – Shanghai Pudong to Mobile World Congress Shanghai, as well as the launch of the new GSMA Asia Mobile Awards…
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NEW GSMA STUDY HIGHLIGHTS ROLE OF MOBILE IN DELIVERING A DIGITAL INDIA

November 26, 2015: India Surpasses 500 Million Unique Mobile Subscribers; Mobile Industry Accounts for 6.1 Per Cent of India’s GDP New Delhi: India is on track to surpass half a billion mobile subscribers by the end of the year, according to a new…

NEW GSMA STUDY EMPHASISES IMPORTANCE OF DIGITAL COMMERCE, ACCESS AND PAYMENTS FOR GROWTH IN PAKISTAN

November 24: Mobile Operators, Payment System Enablers and Government Partnerships Play Significant Roles in Developing Pakistan’s Digital Society Islamabad: A new research report produced by the GSMA, ‘Building digital societies in Asia: Making commerce smarter’, indicates that for Pakistan to harness the…

GSMA LAUNCHES MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI 2016

November 18, 2015: More than 50,000 Attendees, 400 Participating Companies Expected for the 2016 Event; GSMA Continues Partnership with Shanghai Digital Information Festival Hong Kong: The GSMA today outlined the first details of the 2016 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including confirmed exhibitors…

NEW GSMA REPORT REVEALS ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF C-BAND SPECTRUM FOR MOBILE BROADBAND

November 3, 2015: US$440 Million Would be Generated in London and Shenzhen Alone Hong Kong – The use of additional C-band spectrum for mobile broadband in London and Shenzhen alone will generate an additional US$440 million (€400 million) of economic benefit whilst protecting…

NEW GSMA REPORT REVEALS GLOBAL ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF AN L-BAND MOBILE ALLOCATION

October 29, 2015: Opportunity for Asia Pacific to Align With Rest of World to Create Globally Harmonised Band

GSMA APPOINTS MATS GRANRYD AS DIRECTOR GENERAL

August 24, 2015: The GSMA today announced the appointment of Mats Granryd as Director General and Member of the GSMA Board. Granryd, who served most recently as President and CEO of Tele2 Group, will assume leadership of the GSMA on 1 January…

NEW GSMA STUDY FINDS BANGKOK CAN GAIN US$1 BILLION IN SOCIO-ECONOMIC BENEFITS THROUGH INTELLIGENT TRANSPORT SYSTEMS

August 24, 2015: Implementing Innovative ITS Solutions Will Provide for Better Traffic Management, In Addition to Improved Commuting, Environment and Safety…

GSMA DISAPPOINTED BY LACK OF PROGRESS MADE BY ASIA-PACIFIC TELECOMMUNITY AHEAD OF WRC-15

August 5, 2015: Future of Asia’s Digital Economy at Risk London: John Giusti, Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer, GSMA, commented on the outcome of the final meeting of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity’s Conference Preparatory Group (APG) in Seoul, ahead of the World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 …

GSMA SETS NEW RECORDS FOR MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI 2015

July 22, 2015: Attendance Increases 54 Per Cent Over the 2014 Event Hong Kong: The GSMA today reported that nearly 40,0001 unique visitors from 100 countries and territories attended the 2015 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, held 15-17 July in Shanghai. The three-day …

GSMA AND CHINA ACADEMY OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY PARTNER TO PROMOTE NEW DIGITAL SERVICES IN CHINA

July 16, 2015: Collaboration to Address Areas Including Machine-to-Machine, Mobile Internet and All-IP Communications Services Shanghai: The GSMA and the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to advance the deployment and adoption of new digital …

CHINA IS GLOBAL LEADER IN DEPLOYMENT OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS, FINDS NEW GSMA REPORT

July 13, 2015: Rapid Market Growth, Government Investment, Operator Industry Partnerships and Adoption of Common Specifications Helping to Drive Internet of Things (IoT) to Scale Shanghai: At Mobile World Congress Shanghai, the GSMA today issued a new report highlighting China’s leadership in the …

NEW GSMA STUDY SEES MOBILE INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTING $1.1 TRILLION TO ASIA PACIFIC ECONOMY

July 13, 2015: Latest GSMA Mobile Economy Report Finds Asia Pacific Leading Global Mobile Growth Shanghai: The mobile industry in Asia Pacific is now worth more than US$1 trillion per year to the region’s economy, fuelled by rising mobile broadband and smartphone penetration, …

SMARTPHONES TO ACCOUNT FOR TWO-THIRDS OF CHINESE MOBILE MARKET BY YEAR END, ACCORDING TO NEW GSMA INTELLIGENCE STUDY

Jul 13, 2015: Smartphones Driving China’s Move to 4G Networks Shanghai: Smartphones are on track to account for two-thirds of mobile connections in China by the end of this year, according to a new study published today by GSMA Intelligence, the research arm …

GSMA INTRODUCES ADDITIONAL PROGRAMMES FOR MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI

June 30, 2015: Mobile Industry Set to Converge in Shanghai for Largest GSMA Event in Asia Hong Kong: The GSMA today announced the details of new programmes and exhibition features at Mobile World Congress Shanghai, which will be held 15-17 July at the …

GSMA INNOVATION CITY TO SHOWCASE THE CONNECTED LIFE AT MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI 2015

June 25, 2015: Immersive Exhibits to Demonstrate the Impact of Mobile Technology from Partners Including Huawei, KT Corporation, Oral B, Peel, Pittasoft, Qualcomm Incorporated, Thinfilm and Visa Shanghai: The GSMA today announced further details on the GSMA Innovation City, which is being …

NEW RESEARCH REITERATES THAT DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL SOCIETIES ARE KEY TO OVERALL GROWTH IN ASIA PACIFIC

June 25, 2015: GSMA, ITU, ICANN and ISOC Asia-Pacific Share Reports and Findings At Digital Societies Policy Forum in Bangkok Bangkok: New research reports produced by the GSMA, International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the …

GSMA WELCOMES LAUNCH OF WORLD’S FIRST COMMERCIAL INTERCONNECTED VoLTE SERVICE IN SOUTH KOREA

June 18, 2015: South Korean Mobile Operators to Launch Commercial Interconnected VoLTE Service, Delivering Higher Quality Voice and Faster Connection London:The GSMA welcomes the announcement by South Korea’s mobile network operators to launch the world’s first commercial interconnected VoLTE service. The service, which …

GSMA ANNOUNCES NEW SPEAKERS, EXHIBITORS AND SPONSORS FOR MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI

June 2, 2015: Leaders of China Mobile, Huawei and LG Uplus Join Roster of Keynote Speakers for Shanghai Event Shanghai: The GSMA today provided further updates on Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including the addition of new keynotes and conference speakers, as well as …

NEW GSMA STUDY FINDS THAILAND CAN INCREASE GDP BY US $23 BILLION BY 2020 THROUGH EFFECTIVE MOBILE BROADBAND POLICY

May 6, 2015: Supportive Policies Can Expedite Delivery of Socio-Economic Benefits of Mobile Broadband and Help Achieve Thailand’s Digital Economy Plan 6 May 2015, Bangkok: The GSMA today issued a new report highlighting how effective government policy in Thailand could increase mobile and …

GSMA ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH SHANGHAI INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION CONSUMPTION FESTIVAL

May 6, 2015: Festival To Be Held Alongside Mobile World Congress Shanghai, Expected to Attract 30,000-50,000 Consumer Attendees to SNIEC…

GSMA ANNOUNCES FIRST KEYNOTE SPEAKERS FOR MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI 2015

April 1, 2015: The GSMA today provided updates on the 2015 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including the first keynote speakers, new exhibitors and additional events and programmes at the annual mobile industary event. Mobile World Congress Shanghai will take place 15-17 July 2015 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). …

GSMA CALLS ON INDIAN GOVERNMENT TO FOSTER MOBILE INVESTMENT

March 27, 2015: Modi’s ‘Digital India’ Can Only Be Realised through a Certain, Trusted Regulatory Environment London: Tom Phillips, Chief Regulatory Officer, GSMA comments on the conclusion of the spectrum auction in India: “The Indian Government raised a record amount from the spectrum…

ANNE BOUVEROT TO STEP DOWN AS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE GSMA

March 18, 2015: Assuming New Position as Chair and CEO of Morpho London: The GSMA today announced that Anne Bouverot, Director General of the GSMA, will leave the organisation to become the Chair and CEO of Morpho, a global leader in security and …

GSMA LAUNCHES THE GSMA MARKETPLACE(tm) – A NEW ONLINE COMMERCE PLATFORM FOR BUYERS AND SELLERS IN THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY

March 18, 2015: World’s First Online Commerce Platform Dedicated to the Mobile Industry With Over 1,300 Organisations Signed Up at Launch London:The GSMA today announced the launch of the GSMA Marketplace, the world’s first online commerce platform dedicated to the mobile industry …

GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2015 SHATTERS PREVIOUS RECORDS

March 5, 2015: With More Than 93,000 Visitors, Attendance Up By Nine Per Cent Over Mobile World Congress 2014 Barcelona: The GSMA today reported that more than 93,000* visitors from 200 countries attended the 2015 Mobile World Congress at the Fira Gran Via …

GSMA HONOURS THE GOVERNMENTS OF BRAZIL AND PAKISTAN IN ITS 2015 GOVERNMENT MOBILE EXCELLENCE AWARDS

March 3, 2015: Barcelona: The GSMA today recognised the governments of Brazil and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in the mobile industry’s prestigious Government Mobile Excellence Awards, which honour governments’ significant achievements in driving growth in the use of mobile services and maximising …

4G NETWORKS TO COVER MORE THAN A THIRD OF THE GLOBAL POPULATION THIS YEAR, ACCORDING TO NEW GSMA INTELLIGENCE DATA

February 18, 2015: Number of 4G Operators Worldwide Surpasses 350; 4G Forecast to Account For More Than 30 Per Cent of Mobile Connections Globally by 2020 London: According to new data from GSMA Intelligence, 4G-LTE networks will cover more than a third of …

GSMA ANNOUNCES NEW KEYNOTE SPEAKERS FOR MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2015

January 27, 2015: Leaders from AT&T, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, Dialog Axiata, KT, Orange, Telefónica and Vodafone to Take the Stage in Barcelona London: The GSMA today announced that more than a dozen CEOs and executives from across the mobile ecosystem as well …

GSMA INNOVATION CITY TO SHOWCASE THE IMPACT OF MOBILE AT MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2015

January 22, 2015: Interactive Exhibits from AT&T, Jasper, KT, Oral-B, Sierra Wireless and Vodafone to Demonstrate How Mobile Technology Improves Everyday Lives of Billions Barcelona: The GSMA will open the doors to the GSMA Innovation City at Mobile World Congress with an …

GSMA ELECTS NEW BOARD MEMBERS AND RE-ELECTS JON FREDRIK BAKSAAS AS CHAIR

December 11, 2014: The GSMA today announced that it has elected new members of the GSMA Board for the two-year period from January 2015 through December 2016.

GSMA LAUNCHES MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS SHANGHAI 2015

November 20, 2014: GSMA Rebrands Asia Event Under Mobile World Congress Banner, Providing Leading Global Showcase for Industry Players, Enterprises, Brands and Tech-Savvy Consumers …

GSMA WORKS WITH MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT DEVELOPMENT OF MOBILE SECTOR IN MYANMAR

July 16, 2014: The GSMA today reinforced its commitment to support Myanmar’s burgeoning mobile sector by hosting a workshop with the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) on “Mobile Communications as an Agent of Inclusion and Change”. This is the third …

GSMA SETS NEW RECORDS FOR MOBILE ASIA EXPO 2014

16 June 2014 London: The GSMA today reported that more than 26,000* unique visitors from 93 countries and territories attended the 2014 Mobile Asia Expo, held 11-13 June in Shanghai. The three-day conference and exhibition attracted executives from the industry’s largest and most influential mobile operators, device makers, equipment providers, software companies and Internet companies, as well as technology-savvy consumers …

GSMA AND MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY OF MALAYSIA TO ESTABLISH GRADUATE PROGRAMME ON COMMUNICATIONS POLICY AND REGULATION

June 9, 2014: Masters Programme Will Focus on Contemporary Regulation Theory and Practices, Business and Technology Trends in Communications Sector Shanghai: The GSMA and the Multimedia University of Malaysia (MMU) today announced an agreement through which the two organisations will collaborate to develop …

CHINA LEADS GLOBAL CONNECTED LIVING MARKET WITH OVER 50 MILLION M2M CONNECTIONS, FINDS NEW GSMA REPORT

June 9, 2014: China Accounts for 27 Per Cent of Total Global M2M Connections; Close Co-operation Between Mobile Operators and Government Driving China’s M2M Leadership Shanghai: China is the global leader in the adoption of M2M technology with over 50 million connections …

ASIA PACIFIC IS HOME TO HALF THE WORLD’S MOBILE SUBSCRIBERS SAYS NEW GSMA STUDY

June 9, 2014: Mobile Ecosystem Fuelling GDP Growth Across Asia Pacific as Operators Invest in Mobile Broadband; Half a Billion Chinese Users Accessing the Internet via Mobile 9 June 2014, Shanghai: The GSMA today issued the latest report in its Mobile Economy series, …

GSMA PROVIDES NEW DETAILS FOR MOBILE ASIA EXPO

May 29, 2014: GSMA Announces New Mobile Forum Keynotes, Exhibitors, Sponsors and Partners London: The GSMA today announced new details for the 2014 GSMA Mobile Asia Expo, including new keynote speakers in the Mobile Forum and new exhibitors, sponsors and partners. Mobile Asia …

GSMA, CYBERPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION OF HONG KONG HOST 2014 ASIA INNOVATION FORUM

April 22, 2014: Two-Day Event Focuses on Building a Vibrant Mobile Ecosystem through Innovation and Collaboration…

GSMA PROVIDES NEW UPDATES FOR MOBILE ASIA EXPO 2014

March 31, 2014: The GSMA today announced that the CEOs of Kakao, KT Corp., LINE, Telenor and ZTE will be among the executives delivering keynote presentations in the Mobile Forum at GSMA Mobile Asia Expo 2014. In addition to the first keynote speakers, the GSMA announced several new exhibitors at Mobile Asia Expo …

GSMA PREDICTS 250 MILLION M2M CONNECTIONS IN 2014

February 17, 2014: New Study Points to Strong Growth in M2M Sector as ‘Connected Living’ Comes of Age London: Global machine-to-machine (M2M) connections1 will hit a quarter of a billion this year, according to a new report2 by the GSMA, underscoring that M2M …

GSMA ANNOUNCES FIRST DETAILS FOR MOBILE ASIA EXPO 2014

February 13, 2014: London: More than 24,000 Attendees Expected for the 2014 Edition of Mobile Asia Expo…

GSMA PUBLISHES “EMBEDDED SIM” SPECIFICATION FOR MACHINE-TO-MACHINE (M2M) SERVICES

December 19, 2013: Embedded SIM Initiative Aims to Accelerate the M2M Market Addressing Key Sectors Including Transportation and Utilities: The GSMA today announced the publication of its specification to enable the remote ‘over the air’ provisioning and…

GSMA INTELLIGENCE STUDY PREDICTS ONE BILLION LTE CONNECTIONS BY 2017

November 26, 2013: LTE to Account for One in Eight Global Mobile Connections by 2017; LTE Users Consume Twice as Much Data as Non-LTE Users, Contribute to ARPU Uplift London: The number of 4G-LTE connections worldwide is forecast to pass one billion by 2017, according to a n…

GSMA COLLABORATES WITH INTERNATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATION UNION TO DRIVE MOBILE BROADBAND IN ASIA PACIFIC REGION

November 18, 2013: Bangkok: GSMA Joins with ITU in “m-Powering for Mobile Broadband” Initiative to Accelerate Adoption of Mobile Broadband…

GSMA COMMENTS ON TELECOM COMMISSION’S RECOMMENDATIONS ON SPECTRUM PRICING

November 12, 2013: London: Anne Bouverot, Director General, GSMA, offered the following statement regarding the Telecom Commission’s decision to increase the proposed auction prices by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) by 25 per cent in key circles for the 1800MH…

NEW GSMA REPORT REVEALS UNIQUE ROLE PLAYED BY MOBILE IN INDIA’S TRANSFORMATION

October 23, 2013: Visionary and Transparent Policy Changes Are Needed for Mobile to Fulfil its Full Potential for Socio-Economic Development in India New Delhi: The GSMA today released an in-depth analysis of the socio-economic impact of the mobile industry in India. The r…

GSMA ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH PHILIPPINES MOBILE OPERATORS AND GOVERNMENT AGENCIES TO BRING NEW EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES TO OUT-OF-SCHOOL FILIPINO YOUTHS

September 25, 2013: Ground-Breaking Initiative Could Extend Education Access to More than 6 Million Individuals Across the Philippines Manila, Philippines: The GSMA has today announced a ground-breaking cooperation between government partners including the Philippines Depar…

GSMA ANNOUNCES CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR 19TH ANNUAL GLOBAL MOBILE AWARDS

September 9, 2013: London: The GSMA today announced that the Global Mobile Awards 2014 are now open for entry. The awards, which honour excellence and innovation across the mobile industry, will be open for entry until Friday, 29th November 2013, with the winners announced at…

GSMA REVEALS THAT CONCERNS OVER MOBILE PRIVACY COULD LIMIT WIDESPREAD ADOPTION OF MOBILE APPS IN MALAYSIA

August 29, 2013: 29 August 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The GSMA, in association with local mobile operators, today launched new research exploring how privacy concerns can impact the adoption of mobile apps and services in Malaysia. The study of more than 1,500 Malaysian…

GSMA REVEALS THAT CONCERNS OVER MOBILE PRIVACY COULD LIMIT WIDESPREAD ADOPTION OF MOBILE APPS IN INDONESIA

August 29, 2013: 29 August 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The GSMA, in association with local mobile operators, today launched new research exploring how privacy concerns can impact the adoption of mobile apps and services in Indonesia. The study of more than 1,500 Indonesi…

GSMA: 1.5 BILLION NEW MOBILE CONNECTIONS IN ASIA BY 2017 WILL POWER GROWTH AND DRIVE IMPACT OF THE CONNECTED LIFE

July 1, 2013: Attendance Increases More Than 30 Per Cent Over the 2012 Event London: The GSMA today reported that more than 20,500* unique visitors from 77 countries attended the 2013 Mobile Asia Expo, held 26-28 June in Shanghai. The three-day conference and exhibition…

GSMA HIGHLIGHTS SUCCESS OF MOBILE ASIA EXPO 2013

July 1, 2013: Attendance Increases More Than 30 Per Cent Over the 2012 Event London: The GSMA today reported that more than 20,500* unique visitors from 77 countries attended the 2013 Mobile Asia Expo, held 26-28 June in Shanghai. The three-day conference and exhibition…

GSMA: 1.5 BILLION NEW MOBILE CONNECTIONS IN ASIA BY 2017 WILL POWER GROWTH AND DRIVE IMPACT OF THE CONNECTED LIFE

June 26, 2013:New PwC-GSMA Research Underscores the Effect that the Growth of Connected Devices in Asia Will Have on Key Industry Sectors Shanghai: The GSMA today announced that more than 1.5 billion1 new mobile connections will be added in Asia by 2017, fuelling the g…

GSMA REPORT REVEALS MOBILE IS FUELLING DRAMATIC GROWTH ACROSS ASIA PACIFIC

June 26, 2013: Faster Release of Spectrum and Light-touch Regulation Are Required to Stimulate Further Investment in the Region Shanghai: The GSMA today published a comprehensive assessment1 of the impact of the mobile industry on the Asia Pacific region2. The new report…

GSMA WELCOMES DECISIONS BY BRUNEI, INDONESIA, MALAYSIA AND SINGAPORE TO HARMONISE SPECTRUM FOR MOBILE BROADBAND

June 20, 2013: London: Tom Phillips, Chief Government and Regulatory Affairs Officer, GSMA, offered the following statement regarding the joint announcement by Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore to align with the Asia Pacific Telecommunity (APT) band plan for the…