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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 10/12/2017
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia lands networks deal in Iraq; Ericsson surveys 5G readiness; LoRaWAN collaboration.
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Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: SFR CEO steps down; EE refarms spectrum for 4G boost; SES announces souped-up satellite network.
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The latest how-will-Sprint-survive theory has the carrier getting more than $10 billion from Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the firm run by Warren Buffett.
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Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: ETSI issues APIs for MEC (got that?); KPN strikes SIM deal with Tencent; UK mobile operators target the data-bingers; data ...
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