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GSMA Reports 62% of Mobile Sector to Cut Emissions This Decade

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Despite Double-Digit Growth in Data Traffic and 5G Expansions, Operators Limited Carbon Emissions Growth to 2% in 2021 18 May, London: The number of mobile operators committed to rapid emissions cuts has increased by more than 50% over the last year, according to a new GSMA ...

GSMA Opens Mobile 360 Riyadh to Explore Rapid Digital Investment and Sustainability Plans in Saudi Arabia

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The latest Mobile Economy Report for MENA launches at Mobile 360 Riyadh to show 5G momentum across the region 17 May 2022, Riyadh: Saudi Arabia is a regional leader in the rollout of 5G, according to the GSMA’s Mobile Economy Report for the Middle East & North Africa ...

GSMA Warns Internet Value Chain Growth to Stall Unless Market Imbalances Addressed

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Double-Digit Internet Value Chain Growth at Risk if Infrastructure Investors Cannot Realise Meaningful Returns 16 May, London: A new GSMA report warns market imbalances between network operators and online services providers may put global growth prospects at risk across ...

GSMA Launches a Mobile Money API Specification Compliance Service

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New Quality Assurance Initiative To Support Mobile Money Ecosystem in Developing Countries 6th May, London: GSMA, the global organisation unifying the mobile ecosystem, recently launched a Mobile Money API Compliance Verification Service; a quality assurance initiative which ...

GSMA Sets Out 5G Roadmap for Asia Pacific

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New Report Finds Wide Disparity in APAC 5G Readiness, With Spectrum Planning And Management Key To Success 26 April, London: A new analysis of 5G across the Asia Pacific (APAC), published today by the GSMA, has revealed wide disparities in 5G readiness across the region. The ...

GSMA Cancels M360 Eurasia

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6th April 2022, London: The GSMA is proud to be a global organisation. We believe in the power of our industry to unite people and support dialogue and understanding across the globe. It is therefore with sadness that, in consideration of the tragic humanitarian impact of ...

Mobile Money Industry Processes Record $1 Trillion in 2021

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Milestone figure a sign of strong industry growth as accounts, value and volume of transactions all soar 30 March 2022, Johannesburg: The GSMA has today published its 10th annual ‘State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money’. It reveals that mobile money adoption and use ...

GSMA Brings MWC22 Barcelona to China with Post-MWC22 Event

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GSMA launches annual reports “Mobile Economy China 2022” and “5G in Verticals in China 2022” 28 March 2022, London: The GSMA is bringing MWC22 Barcelona to China with a curated Post MWC22 Sharing session. The event, which will take place on 31 March 2022, will explore the ...

GSMA Response to the Ukraine Crisis

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10 March 2022, London: We are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of life in Ukraine. Our thoughts are with those most impacted by this conflict. In moments of crisis, mobile connectivity is a lifeline. It is our link to loved ones when we need to tell them that we are safe ...

GSMA Celebrates a Vibrant MWC22 Barcelona

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More than 61,000 attendees convened in-person from around the world to discuss the convergence of mobile, the potential of the metaverse and transforming vertical industries 3 March 2022, Barcelona: The GSMA is celebrating a vibrant and dynamic edition of MWC Barcelona and ...

GSMA Announces 2022 GLOMO Awards Winners

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3 March 2022, Barcelona: The GSMA has announced the winners of the 2022 Global Mobile (GLOMO) Awards at MWC Barcelona. The Awards celebrate the companies, individuals and governments who have driven the most innovation in the mobile industry. “Congratulations to all of our ...

GSMA, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, and Deutsche Telekom Collaborate on 5G Innovation

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Stakeholders sign a Memorandum of Understanding, paving the way for the creation of a 5G Innovation Accelerator 3 March, Barcelona, and Hong Kong: The GSMA, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation and Deutsche Telekom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...

UK’s £30M partnership with GSMA helping people in humanitarian crises with mobile and digital assistance

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2 March 2022, Barcelona: The UK will commit a further £15.5 million to the GSMA Mobile for Humanitarian (M4H) Innovation Programme, bringing the total amount given by the UK to the M4H programme to £30 million since 2017. The move enables the GSMA’s vital work to deliver ...

Mobile Momentum: 5G connections to surpass 1 billion in 2022, says GSMA

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Connectivity Unleashed as 5G demonstrates the fastest generational roll-out in mobile history – with innovative new use cases accelerating adoption 2 March 2022, Barcelona: According to the GSMA, 5G connections will surpass 1 billion in 2022 and 2 billion by 2025. By the end ...

Connectivity Unleashed as MWC22 Barcelona Opens for Business

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Day one sees innovative launches, inspiring speakers, sign language interpretation and insights from the GSMA’s Mobile Economy Report   28 February 2022, Barcelona: The world’s largest and most influential connectivity event opens its doors today at the Fira Gran Via in ...

GSMA Moves North American MWC Edition to Las Vegas for 2022

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MWC Las Vegas 2022 in Partnership with CTIA will be held at Las Vegas Convention Center’s West Hall from 28 – 30 September   24 February 2022, London: The GSMA today announced the North American edition of MWC will move to Las Vegas beginning in 2022. The premier industry ...

GSMA and UNDP Strengthen ‘Impact Partnership’ at MWC22 Barcelona

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Defining the role of connectivity in sustainable development and promoting women entrepreneurs from the Arab States 24 February 2022, London: The GSMA and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have announced a continuation of their partnership, working together to ...

GSMA Research Finds Mid-Band 5G Could Deliver $610B GDP Growth in 2030

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GSMA Urges Government Action to Prioritise Mid-Band 5G for the Years Ahead 23 February 2022, London: GSMA research finds that 5G mobile network services in the mid-band spectrum range could add more than $610 billion to global GDP in 2030. This analysis shows the extent to ...

GSMA Announces Global Partners for MWC22 Barcelona

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22 February 2022, Barcelona: The GSMA has announced the sponsors and partners for MWC22 Barcelona, where the global mobile ecosystem will convene from 28 February to 3 March. This year the event will showcase a new theme, Connectivity Unleashed, to highlight how mobile ...

Industry City to Showcase Vertical Market Innovation at MWC22 Barcelona

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Brand new exhibit features interactive demonstrations, live stage and innovation projects from GSMA Foundry   17 February 2022, Barcelona: The GSMA has announced a new exhibit for MWC22 Barcelona, Industry City, an immersive exhibition that brings the event theme, ...