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GSMA Latin America Launch Data Roaming Transparency Scheme

Mobile Operators to Help Consumers Better Understand and Manage Data Usage, Addressing Head-On the Issue of Bill Shock Santiago, Chile: Today the GSMA announced that more than 40 Latin American mobile network operators (MNOs) have launched a data roaming transparency scheme ...

GSMA Announces Call for Entries for 18th Annual Global Mobile Awards

The GSMA today announced that the Global Mobile Awards 2013 are now open for entry. The Global Mobile Awards, which recognise excellence and innovation within the mobile communications industry, will be presented at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Tuesday 26th ...

GSMA Publishes Letter to Government of Republic of Uzbekistan

5 September 2012, London: The GSMA recently issued a letter to Islam Karimov, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, to intercede on behalf of GSMA member MTS in a protracted trade dispute between MTS Uzbekistan and the government of Uzbekistan. The GSMA has published the ...

GSMA Launches Mobile World Congress 2013

More than 70,000 Attendees Expected to Gather for Mobile Industry’s Leading Event The GSMA today announced details of the 2013 GSMA Mobile World Congress, which will be held 25-28 February 2013 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona. Under the theme of ‘The New Mobile Horizon’, ...

GSMA Announces Speakers for NFC & Mobile Money Summit 2012 in Milan

Industry Executives Highlight the Expanding Power of Mobile Money The GSMA today announced speakers for the GSMA NFC & Mobile Money Summit 2012, which will be held 22-25 October, in Milan, at the Milano Congressi. The Summit features two days of conference sessions that ...

Latin American Mobile Operators Commit to Combat Mobile Device Theft

Thirteen Latin American mobile operator groups pledge to work together across the region to block the use of stolen devices Today GSMA Latin America announced the commitment of the main mobile network operators (MNOs) in Latin America to collaborate with the regional ...

GSMA and WAC Join Forces to Accelerate Mobile Applications Market

Apigee Purchases WAC Technology Assets and Signs Managed Service Partnership Agreement with the GSMA The GSMA today announced that it has reached an agreement to integrate the major programmes and initiatives driven by the Wholesale Applications Community (WAC) into the ...

GSMA Announces Asia Pacific Could Generate US$1 Trillion in GDP Though Spectrum Harmonisation for Mobile Broadband

Allocation of the 700MHz ‘Digital Dividend’ Band to Mobile Services Will Create New Jobs, Support Business Innovation and Generate Government Revenues Asia Pacific is on the cusp of a significant opportunity to unlock US$1 trillion in GDP growth by 2020 through the ...

GSMA Highlights Success of Mobile Asia Expo 2012

The GSMA today reported that more than 15,500* unique visitors from 81 countries attended the 2012 Mobile Asia Expo, held 20-22 June in Shanghai. The three-day conference and exhibition attracted executives from the industry’s largest and most influential mobile operators, ...

GSMA Announces the Proliferation of Connected Devices in China Will Be Worth More Than US$700 Billion in 2020

Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Connectivity Will Drive Significant Growth, Cost Reductions and Efficiencies Across the Automotive, Building and Energy Industries The GSMA, in partnership with Machina Research, today announced that the business impact from the growth of connected ...

GSMA Launches Data Roaming Transparency Initiative

New Measures Aim to Help Consumers Better Understand and Manage Data Usage, Addressing Head-On the Issue of Bill Shock 21 June 2012, Shanghai: At the Mobile Asia Expo, the GSMA announced that it has launched an initiative that will provide consumers greater visibility of ...

GSMA Announces Winner of Smarter App Challenge

The GSMA today announced Flowit as the winner of the “Smarter App Challenge” developer competition at the Mobile Asia Expo. This challenge called on all developers to submit their commercially available mobile apps, on any platform, that meet the growing market need for ...

GSMA Green Manifesto Shows Network Efficiency Can Lead to Potential Annual Energy Savings of $2BN

Mobile Asia Expo, Shanghai: The GSMA today unveiled an update to its 2009 landmark report “Mobile’s Green Manifesto” which outlines the positive impact of operator initiatives in the areas of energy and carbon management. Analysis of 34 mobile networks worldwide1 shows that, ...

GSMA Launches Mobile and Development Intelligence Portal

New Initiative Provides Open Data for the Mobile Industry in the Developing World 13 June 2012, London: The GSMA today launched the Mobile and Development Intelligence (MDI) project in conjunction with Omidyar Network the philanthropic investment firm established by eBay ...

GSMA Appoints Hyunmi Yang as Chief Strategy Officer

London: The GSMA today announced the appointment of Hyunmi Yang as Chief Strategy Officer. Ms. Yang, who was most recently Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer at KT Corp., will join the GSMA effective June 15 and will report to GSMA Director General Anne ...

GSMA Announces the Finalists and Overall Winner of its Inaugural Mobile Health University Challenge

GSMA-mHealth Alliance Mobile Health Summit, Cape Town: The GSMA, in collaboration with the Qtel Group and Qualcomm Incorporated, today announced the finalists and overall winner of its inaugural Mobile Health University Challenge, a global competition that highlights key ...

GSMA Research Reveals Growing Opportunity for Mobile Operators in Healthcare

Cape Town, South Africa: GSMA mHealth Tracker and Report Shows Evolution of Mobile Operators’ Health Services and Identifies Significant Value for the Health Industry The GSMA today announced that mobile operators are driving significant value for the healthcare industry by ...

GSMA Forms Strategic Partnership with Shanghai International Technology Exchange Center for Mobile Asia Expo

GSMA Also Announces New Event Features, Keynote Speakers, Exhibitors and Sponsors May 30, 2012, London: The GSMA, organisers of Mobile World Congress, the mobile industry’s premier event, today announced that it has signed a strategic partnership with the Shanghai ...

GSMA Announces that increased Mobile Broadband Spectrum is vital for Saudi Arabia’s Socio-economic Development

Release of Harmonised Spectrum Would Generate an Additional US$100 Billion in GDP from 2013 – 2025 and Help Create Over 400,000 New Jobs in the Kingdom. The GSMA today announced that greater allocation of spectrum for Mobile Broadband is vital for the economic and social ...

GSMA Announces New Developments for Mobile Asia Expo

New Companies Participating at MAE Include Cisco, Huawei, IBM, PayPal and Tencent; China Mobile and RIM to Hold App Developer Conferences in App Planet 10 May 2012, London: The GSMA, organisers of Mobile World Congress, the mobile industry’s premier event, today outlined new ...