COSMOTE Launches 5G in Greece

COSMOTE has launched commercial 5G networks in Athens, Thessaloniki, and other cities in Greece. The company said that in certain areas, the maximum network speeds exceed 1Gbps. The first video call via 5G network in the country took place at Maximos Mansion, between the Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and the Minister of State and Digital Governance Kyriakos Pierrakakis, during their…

The US Raises Security Concerns Over East Micronesia Cable Project

A new submarine fiber optic cable project to connect Nauru, Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) and Kiribati has become a matter of political controversy over security concerns, reports Reuters. The United States has raised security concerns over the East Micronesia Cable Project. The project is designed to improve communications to the Pacific island nations.

5G Rollout Creates Jobs in the UK

Ericsson in a press release announced that its 5G rollouts in the United Kingdom will create up to 800 jobs by 2022. Ericsson takes a leading role in accelerating the UK’s deployment of 5G and delivering the next generation of connectivity and will thereby create jobs in the UK.

Emtelle Expands Production and Stock Facility in Erfurt

The UK-based Emtelle is expanding its existing production facility in Erfurt. Emtelle had purchased 17,000m² land, and an extensive stocking area of around 12,000m² will be built here. The remaining 1,400m² area will be utilized for setting up a production facility. With a total investment volume of EUR 8 million, the expansion offers more potential for production, storage capacities, new test facilities, and training.