Grain Management to Acquire Hunter Communications

Grain Management, LLC will acquire Hunter Communications, Inc., a regional fiber connectivity provider and one of the largest private telecommunications operators in Oregon. Grain Management, LLC, (“Grain”) a leading Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm focused on the global communications sector, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority interest in Hunter Communications, Inc. (“Hunter”).

Ultrabroadband to Address the COVID-19 Emergency in Italy

Communication plays a major role in containing the pandemic. Telecommunication networks all over the world have been supporting our fight against the COVID-19 virus. TIM (Telecom Italia) along with the in-house company of Italy’s Ministry of Economic Development, Infratel Italia will lay fiber-optic cables to deliver ultrabroadband in eight regions in the country to address the emergency situation caused by COVID-19.

Talanx Announces Investment in Fiber Optic Project in France

The Talanx Group is supporting the expansion of fast Internet in France by investing in a fiber optic project. The Group will invest 200 million euros in comprehensive international debt financing amounting to 2.1 billion euros. This increases the total infrastructure investments of the Talanx Group to around 3 billion euros. So far, the Group has focused in particular on…

Rural India Witnesses Surge in Data Usage

Two weeks into lockdown to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, Indian villages are witnessing a surge in data consumption. Local news media reports a data consumption jump of nearly 100 percent in rural India after the lockdown was announced by the Central government.