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India's Airtel and AWS tie-up to take on Jio's cloud behemoth

Together, Airtel and AWS will sell a range of AWS products as part of Airtel Cloud, to enterprises large and small.

It looks like Trump is beating Huawei

Infinera's outgoing CEO described the situation as a 'once-in-a-lifetime opportunity' for companies that compete against the Chinese vendor.

Jio's dream of a 2G-free India is a nightmare for telcos

Reliance Jio Infocomm wants to move India's 2G subscribers to 4G – causing headaches for rival operators like Vodafone Idea and Airtel, and industrial IoT.

Hughes to plow $50M into OneWeb

Hughes, a unit of EchoStar, will keep its hand in the low-Earth orbit satellite game by joining a consortium that's acquiring OneWeb out of bankruptcy.

The Telecoms.com Podcast: Huawei in Europe, towers and India

All the latest news, plus babygrows and repressed British emotion. What's not to like?

Jio winning great game of monopoly with India economy

Over $20 billion of investment by global tech giants like Google and Facebook fuel fears Jio's march to monopolize India's telecoms industry is unstoppable.

Eurobites: TalkTalk feeling chipper after June-July recovery

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: France goes easy on Huawei; Ericsson and Nokia could bear brunt of Beijing backlash; A1 Austria goes a-slicing.

Should India go for Wi-Fi 6 till 5G comes of age?

With India's 5G spectrum auction postponed till 2021, the commercial availability of the technology is at least 18-20 months away. Is the unlicensed 6GHz band for Wi-Fi the answer for the retail and enterprise markets?

India may bar state-owned telcos from using Chinese gear

The death of 20 Indian troops on the disputed border with China has sparked moves to ban state-owned telcos from using Chinese equipment.

The Telecoms.com Podcast: NEC, Balkanization and India

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson makes a brief guest appearance on this week's pod. Sort of.

Eurobites: KKR plows $1B into European data center venture

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ekinops lands 10G deal; ARM launches new chip to boost Android processing power; COVID-19 strikes Nokia plant in Tamil Nadu.

Eurobites: Telecom Italia cozies up to Google via Noovle acquisition

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: 5G fanfare in the Nordics; Orange Money adds channels; AWS gives its blessing to Telefónica's cybersecurity arm.

After Facebook, Silver Lake invests $747M in India's Jio

The investment firm quickly follows Facebook into the Indian telecom market.

Dish's mystery partners probably won't bring the big bucks

Facebook is investing $5.7 billion into one of India's leading mobile network operators. Could Dish Network score the same kind of agreement with an Internet company for its 5G ambitions?

The Telecoms.com Podcast: Q1 numbers, India and open RAN

Via the soft-focus magic of Google Hangouts, the guys once more bring you your favorite podcast, in spite of everything.

ITU draws up emergency plans to tackle COVID-19

UN Agency urges national telecommunications authorities to test effectiveness of disaster response plans.

India's RJio wants to develop its own 5G

The disruptive Indian operator is now looking to seize the 5G technology initiative from the traditional vendor community.

Huawei, ZTE may face India exclusions after government move

Feeling its companies do not get a fair deal in China, India's government has unveiled a new rule allowing it to restrict Chinese vendors.

Netflix's global sub base to expand to 325M by 2025 – analyst

OTT service expected to deliver strong subscriber growth in emerging, 'mobile first' markets, with the catch of much lower average revenues per user.

Nokia, Bharti Airtel expand partnership to offer private LTE, 5G

Nokia and India's Bharti Airtel are teaming up to sell LTE and 5G-based private wireless networks to enterprise customers in the country.

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