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GSMA LAUNCHES NEW DATA AND ANALYSIS PLATFORM FOR THE MOBILE INDUSTRY

‘GSMA Intelligence’ Unveiled as a Premier Source of Industry Data and Analysis, Serving Operators, Vendors, Vertical Industries and Consumers London: The GSMA today launched GSMA Intelligence, a powerful new data and analysis resource serving the mobile industry. The online ...

GSMA OUTLINES NEW DEVELOPMENTS FOR 2013 MOBILE ASIA EXPO

Announces Additional Speakers, Exhibitors, Sponsors and Partners for Shanghai Event London: The GSMA today provided further updates on the 2013 Mobile Asia Expo, which will take place 26-28 June at the Shanghai New International Exhibition Centre (SNIEC) in Shanghai. The ...

GSMA: THE ADOPTION OF MHEALTH COULD REDUCE TOTAL ANNUAL EUROPEAN HEALTHCARE SPEND BY ALMOST €100 BILLION IN 2017

mHealth Can Improve Lifestyles, Enable Remote Treatment of Chronic Conditions and Equip Healthcare Providers to Make Better Clinical Decisions London: The GSMA today published research that demonstrates the significant socio-economic impact that mHealth adoption will have in ...

GSMA CALLS ON EUROPEAN COMMISSION TO TAKE BOLD STEPS TO CLOSE MOBILE INVESTMENT GAP

London: Tom Phillips, Chief Government and Regulatory Affairs Officer, GSMA, offered the following statement on roaming regulation in response to Commissioner Kroes’ address to the European Parliament on Thursday, 30 May: “Last week, the GSMA issued a major report in ...

NEW GSMA REPORT HIGHLIGHTS WIDENING GAP BETWEEN EUROPEAN AND UNITED STATES MOBILE MARKETS

GSMA Urges Major Regulatory Reform to Spur New Investment and Innovation, Including the Assignment of New Spectrum and the Removal of Hurdles to Market Consolidation London: The GSMA today released a new report, “Mobile Wireless Performance in the EU and U.S.”, that examines ...

GSMA WELCOMES UAE’S DECISIVE STEP TO LEAD REGIONAL SURGE IN MOBILE BROADBAND

London: Tom Phillips, Chief Government and Regulatory Affairs Officer, GSMA, offered the following statement regarding the United Arab Emirates’ decision to allocate the 700MHz and 800MHz (the Digital Dividend) spectrum bands to mobile, maximising spectrum harmonisation ...

GSMA PUTS THE CONNECTED CITY AT THE HEART OF MOBILE ASIA EXPO 2013

Experience the Future ‘Connected Life’ First-Hand through a Complete City Street, Powered by Mobile Connectivity London: At Mobile Asia Expo 2013 in Shanghai, the GSMA will unveil a new Connected City experience, building on the success of the Connected City at this year’s ...

GSMA: MORE THAN 40 MILLION NEW PATIENTS COULD BE TREATED IN BRAZIL AND MEXICO IN 2017 IF ACTION IS TAKEN TO DRIVE MHEALTH ADOPTION

mHealth Services Extend the Quality and Reach of Patient Care and Help to Overcome the Growing Healthcare Burden and Lack of Resources São Paulo: The GSMA today unveiled research that demonstrates the socio-economic transformation that mHealth adoption will have in Latin ...

GSMA ESTABLISHES OFFICE IN NAIROBI TO SUPPORT BURGEONING AFRICAN TELECOMS MARKET

Mobile Connections in Sub-Saharan Africa Increase 20 Per Cent to 500 Million in 2013 and Are Expected to Increase by an Additional 50 Per Cent by 2018 Nairobi: The GSMA today announced that it has opened a permanent office in Nairobi, Kenya. The office will be based in the ...

GSMA CALLS FOR CONSISTENT PRIVACY RULES IN EUROPE

London: Tom Phillips, Chief Government and Regulatory Affairs Officer, GSMA, offered the following statement as the GSMA, Cable Europe, ECTA and ETNO today call for harmonised data protection policies for the benefit of innovation and consumers in Europe: “In the early ...

GSMA AND I3FORUM LAUNCH DEPLOYMENT INITIATIVE THAT WILL LEAD TO IP-BASED INTERCONNECT BETWEEN ALL OPERATORS

Pilots Leading to Commercial Implementations Planned with Several Operators During 2013 Chicago: The GSMA and i3forum today announced that they have launched a deployment initiative to accelerate the take up of IP eXchange (IPX) based interconnect through live commercial ...

GSMA LAUNCHES NFC EXPERIENCE FOR MOBILE ASIA EXPO

GSMA Also Announces New Event Features, Exhibitors, Sponsors and Speakers London: The GSMA today announced the NFC Experience at Mobile Asia Expo, an interactive experience through which exhibitors, vendors and attendees will be able to use mobile Near Field Communication ...

GSMA REVEALS FEARS OVER MOBILE PRIVACY ARE HOLDING BACK THE GROWTH OF MOBILE APPS IN LATIN AMERICA

GSMA Publishes First Comprehensive Survey of Latin American Consumer Attitudes to Mobile Privacy Bogota, Colombia: The GSMA today announced research exploring the impact of privacy concerns on the adoption of mobile apps and services in Latin America. The study of 4,500 ...

ANT+, Orange, TeamBG and Team Novo Nordisk to Participate in GSMA mHealth Grand Tour Cycle Ride in September 2013

New Sponsors, Partners and Supporters of the GSMA mHealth Grand Tour Will Help Raise Awareness of Diabetes and the Need for mDiabetes Solutions London: The GSMA today announced that a number of new organisations, including ANT+, Orange, Team Blood Glucose (TeamBG) and Team ...

Telecom Personal Adopts GSMA Spam Reporting Service to Identify Spammers and Protect Subscribers

Telecom Personal Mobile Users in Argentina Will Be Able to Report Unsolicited Messages by Typing ‘7726’ or ‘SPAM’ 15 April 2013, Buenos Aires: The GSMA today announced that Argentinean mobile operator Telecom Personal has launched the GSMA Spam ...

GSMA Calls for Re-evaluation and Reduction of the Universal Service Fund Levy

Currently 11 Billion USD is Languishing Unused in Universal Service Funds, With 4.1 Billion USD Sitting in India’s Fund Alone New Delhi: Following extensive research, the GSMA today called for governments and regulators to reassess their approach to Universal Service Fund ...

GSMA Launches Mobile 360 Series of Executive Conferences

New GSMA Events Provide Greater Focus on Regional Industry Issues London: The GSMA today announced that it is expanding its events portfolio with the launch of the GSMA Mobile 360 Series, a new regional conference series for executives in the mobile industry, as well as key ...

GSMA Announces the Launch of Mobile Enabled Community Services Programme

£4.1million DFID Grant to Support Programme to Improve Energy and Water Services in the Developing World London: The GSMA today announced the launch of the Mobile Enabled Community Services (MECS) programme, which leverages mobile technology and infrastructure to help ...

GSMA Comments on the Cost of Broadband Roll-out in Europe

London: Anne Bouverot, Director General, GSMA, offered the following statement regarding Europe’s need to stay focused on reducing the cost of high-speed broadband deployment to drive growth: “We welcome the Commission’s proposal for a regulation on reducing the cost of ...

GSMA Calls for Reduction in Spectrum Reserve Prices

London: Anne Bouverot, Director General, GSMA, offered the following statement in anticipation of the expected 1800, 900 and 800 MHz spectrum auction in India later this month: “The absence of bidders for the 1800 and 900 MHz and a lone bidder in 800MHz for the spectrum ...