Articles categorized by: Economy & Companies

Airbnb reinforces their growing boutique hotels and last minute booking business through HotelTonight purchase

Lastminute.com, Trip Advisor, Booking.com, Trivago, Expedia and other OTAS (online travel agencies) should beware the latest strategical movement by Airbnb, who announced today that they have signed an agreement to acquire of HotelTonight an online hotel booking platforn (OTA) letting Airbnb increase its hotel boutique last minute online reservation business. This step is consistent with […]

NTT Communications grows in the IOT field through purchase of Transatel

NTT Communications Corporation, the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, and the French Transatel,a global Internet of Things (IoT) cellular connectivity management provider and Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE), jointly announced today that NTT Com has completed acquisition of majority stake in Transatel on February 28th, 2019. After entering into the […]

GSMA asks EU Governments for lower spectrum fees and siting costs as well as reviewing telecoms-specific taxes through Industry Manifesto

The GSMA today launched ‘The Mobile Industry Manifesto for Europe’ on behalf of its European members. The Manifesto highlighs its vision for Europe’s digital future. Ahead of the European Parliament elections this spring, the manifesto calls on policymakers in Europe to modernise regulation and create the right conditions for a new era of intelligent connectivity. […]