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Vodafone, TPG Merger Gets Shareholder Approval

TPG-Vodafone Merger Gets Shareholder Approval By James Fernyhough, Financial Review June 24, 2020 TPG Telecom shareholders have unanimously voted in favour of the $15 billion merger with Vodafone Hutchison Australia, opening the way for the landmark deal to be complete by the end of the month. The two companies will become one ASX-listed telecom giant [...]

2020-06-24T13:10:57-04:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

2Africa Submarine Cable System Announced

2Africa: A Transformative Subsea Cable for Future Internet Connectivity in Africa Announced by Global and African Partners Telecom Egypt Press Release May 14, 2020 China Mobile International, Facebook, MTN Global Connect, Orange, stc, Telecom Egypt, Vodafone and WIOCC announced today that they will partner to build 2Africa, which will be the most comprehensive subsea cable [...]

Vodafone, TPG Merger Receives FIRB Approval

Vodafone Australia and TPG Merger Receives FIRB Approval By Chris Duckett, ZDNet May 7, 2020 Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) announced on Thursday it has received approval from Australia's Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) for the telco to merge with TPG. Once completed, the merger of the two companies under the TPG moniker would create a AU$15 [...]

2020-05-08T10:47:38-04:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Avaroa Cable, Vodafone Get Ready for Manatua Cable

Vodafone and Avaroa Cable LTD Work Together To Get Ready For Manatua Cable Avaroa Cable Press Relase May 6, 2020 Manatua Cable construction is on-track Vodafone Cook Islands already connected to the cable in Rarotonga and Aitutaki Testing is underway Vodafone and ACL in commercial discussions RAROTONGA, COOK ISLANDS - Avaroa Cable Ltd and Vodafone [...]

CFIUS Approves TPG, Vodafone Merger

TPG Receives Tick From US for Vodafone Australia Merger By Chris Duckett, ZDNet March 26, 2020 A month after the Federal Court of Australia approved the merger of TPG and Vodafone Hutchison, the transaction has received the tick of approval from US regulators. US approval was needed as one of TPG's subsea cables passes through [...]

2020-03-26T11:21:47-04:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

TPG, Vodafone Sprint Towards July Merger

TPG, Vodafone Sprint Towards July Merger By James Fernyhough, Financial Review March 5, 2020 TPG and Vodafone say they are confident their long-delayed $15 billion merger will be completed by July, after competition tsar Rod Sims announced he would no longer stand in the way. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission on Thursday said it [...]

2020-03-05T09:26:26-05:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Vodafone Calls for Price Cuts on Tasmanian Cables

Vodafone Calls for Price Cuts on Tasmanian Subsea Cables By Ry Crozier, ITNews August 21, 2019 Vodafone has made a play for lower internet transmission costs to and from Tasmania by asking the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to review premiums currently chargeable on the route. The call for a review was made in a [...]

2019-08-23T10:46:03-04:00August 23rd, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

TPG Confirms Merger Discussions with Vodafone

TPG Confirms Merger Discussions with Vodafone By Samira Sarraf, ARN August 22, 2018 TPG Telecom has confirmed that it is currently in discussions with Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) regarding a potential "merger of equals". The publicly-listed telecommunications provider told shareholders on 22 August that the TPG board "notes that there is no certainty that any [...]

2018-08-22T10:58:39-04:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , , , |

REANNZ Awards Hawaiki Cable Backhaul Contracts

REANNZ Awards Hawaiki Cable Backhaul Contracts Hawaiki Cable Press Release March 28, 2018 REANNZ has selected Vodafone and Chorus to provide fibre backhaul services to connect its backbone national research and education network to the Hawaiki Submarine Cable Landing Station, located at Mangawhai Heads in Northland. REANNZ, on behalf of government, has a 25-year anchor [...]

Vodafone Launching In NextDC Perth Datacentre

By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet October 25, 2017 NextDC has announced that Vodafone Australia will be launching a point of presence (PoP) in its P1 datacentre in Perth, which it said would enable the telecommunications provider to deliver 4G services to Western Australian customers. Vodafone will link the datacentre PoP with its own "super hub", NextDC [...]

2017-10-25T10:58:32-04:00October 25th, 2017|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , |