ART Telecom

Welcome to Art Telecom. Information about telecommunications in Senegal. Various broadband initiatives have been launched and the number of African countries offering commercial ADSL reached 21 in 2005. Wireless access technologies are increasingly being used as a substitute for poor or non-existing fixed-line infrastructures.
Go to the great site with beauty products Beaute Pacifique

(Telecompaper) Mexico's Promoting Body of Investment in Telecommunications (Promtel) has announced that the country's 'Red Compartida' wholesale 4G shared network has finally gone live on the 700MHz band some 10 days ahead of schedule. The network initially covers some 32.2 percent of the country's population, including large parts of Aguascalientes, Celaya, Colima, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Morelia, Puebla, Queretaro, Tepic, Toluca and Mexico City, as well as 29 of the country's 111 "Pueblos Magicos" tourist destinations. "In six years' time, Mexico will be the world's third most connected country," said the country's president Enrique Pena Nieto at the launch of the service held in the headquarters of Altan Redes, the consortium awarded the 20-year concession to build and run the network.

(Telecompaper) The Dutch mobile sector last year again experienced a decline in revenues, down 4.4 percent from 2016, according to Telecompaper's latest Dutch Mobile Operators report. The combined revenue from mobile services at KPN, Vodafone, T-Mobile and Tele2 amounted to EUR 4.5 billion in 2017. Revenues have been steadily declining in recent years, falling 4.0 percent in 2016 and down 3.3 percent in 2015. The drop accelerated in 2017, but has not yet equaled the 7.5 percent fall recorded in 2014.

(Telecompaper) Spain's President Mariano Rajoy has announced a new project, dubbed "Plan 300x100", to bring fibre-optic broadband access to all localities and 95 percent of the population by 2021 in a total investment of EUR 525 million. Significant private investment from Telefonica, Vodafone, Orange and Masmovil has already helped Spain create Europe's largest fibre to the home (FTTH) network, covering 76 percent of the country's population (more than Germany, the UK and Italy combined), with 33.6 million installed accesses compared to just 1.6 million in 2012. The government has now committed to bringing fast broadband to all remaining underserved areas as well as 300Mbps fibre to all population centres over the next 4 years.

(Telecompaper) Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has admitted the company "made mistakes" in how it handled the Cambridge Analytica scandal and outlined plans to improve transparency and tighten controls on how personal data is used on Facebook.

(Telecompaper) Samsung Electronics announced the availability of its latest application processor for high-end smartphones, the Exynos 7 Series 9610. Built on Samsung's 10-nm FinFET process, the chip enables premium features such as deep learning-based image processing and slow motion video recording at 480 frames per second.

(Telecompaper) China Mobile had 113 million wireline broadband customers at 31 December 2017, following a net addition of 35.06 million users in the period. The total number of household broadband customers reached 109 million at end-2017, with a net addition of 34.95 million. This accounted for 75.6 percent of the total number of new household customers in the market during the period, the company said. The number of subscribers of its digital set-top box 'Mobaihe' reached 57.25 million, and the household broadband blended ARPU topped CNY 33.3, up by 17.5 percent compared to 2016.

(Telecompaper) The European Commission has unveiled its proposals for increasing tax collected on digital services such as online advertising. As an "interim measure", large companies would pay a 3 percent levy on revenues generated from such services in the EU. In the longer term, EU members would be able to tax profits from the services if they exceed a certain threshold.

(Telecompaper) Uzi Mobile Zambia has been selected as the country's fourth mobile phone service provider. The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) said that Uzi Mobile had pledged to invest over USD 350 million and create more than 450 direct jobs.

(Telecompaper) Liberty Global is in talks with the mobile operator Sunrise regarding a joint venture, reported Bloomberg, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Discussions may lead to a joint venture with Liberty unit UPC Switzerland. Talks are at an early stage and an agreement is not certain.

(Telecompaper) Telenor has agreed to sell its mobile operators in Hungary, Bulgaria, Montenegro and Serbia to Czech investment group PPF for EUR 2.8 billion. PPF already owns the Czech operator O2 and is buying Bulgarian TV group Nova from MTG. 

VoIP - Voice over internet

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is like a phone just connected to the internet, where is use a protocol optimized for the transmission of voice through the Internet or other packet switched networks.

VoIP is also known as IP Telephony, Internet telephony, Broadband telephony, Broadband Phone and Voice over Broadband.

Internet usage, broadband and telecommunications reports Senegall

Internet Usage Statistics:
 540,000 Internet users as of September, 2006;
 4.9% of the population, according to ITU. ©