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2008-10-07 15:00:32

By PULLAR-STRECKER Tom NZ COMMUNICATIONS posted a loss of $13.8 million in the year to March as it began building a mobile network to rival those operated by Telecom and Vodafone. It ended the year with net assets of $126 million, including $75.2 million cash in the bank.

2008-10-07 15:00:17

Third mobile network operator NZ Communications has reached a breakthrough agreement with Vodafone that will let it install its own equipment on up to 116 Vodafone cellphone towers.

2008-10-06 15:00:14

THIRD mobile network operator NZ Communications has reached a breakthrough agreement with Vodafone that will let it install its own equipment on up to 116 Vodafone cellphone towers.

2008-10-04 15:00:17

By PULLAR-STRECKER Tom VODAFONE has backed down over its policy of "Sim-locking" its mobile phones after being warned off the practice by the Commerce Commission and encountering criticism from customers.

2008-10-01 15:00:16

By PULLAR-STRECKER Tom VODAFONE New Zealand has continued to make hay, posting a 18 per cent jump in profits to a record $191 million in the year to March. Revenue was up 10 per cent to $1.5 billion, according to accounts just filed with the Companies Office.

2008-09-30 15:00:44

By PULLAR-STRECKER Tom VODAFONE New Zealand has continued to make hay, posting a 18 per cent jump in profits to a record $191 million in the year to March. Revenue was up 10 per cent to $1.5 billion, according to accounts just filed with the Companies Office.

2008-08-13 15:00:15

By PULLAR-STRECKER Tom COMMUNICATIONS Minister David Cunliffe has intervened to try to clear a bottleneck that is holding up the launch of a third mobile phone network.

2008-07-12 15:00:20

By PULLAR-STRECKER Tom VODAFONE corporate affairs manager Tom Chignell has upped the ante in a spat with the Commerce Commission over the price of mobile calls, and has questioned whether the commission is considering investigating mobile-to- mobile termination charges because it is "looking for work to do".


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.