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Telenor's chief marketing officer Vivek Sood resigns

Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 09:15am EST

Telenor ASA : Says Vivek Sood resigns as the group's chief marketing officer due to a new position outside of Telenor .Says Gunnar Sellaeg, senior vice president and chief product&innovation officer, has been appointed interim chief marketing officer.

OTMT divests MENA Submarine Cable to unit of Bharti Airtel

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016 10:22am EST

Orascom Telecom Media And Technology Holding SAE : Announces sale of unit Middle East and North Africa Submarine Cable . Executes sale of unit Middle East and North Africa Co Submarine Cable Systems with Network i2i, a unit of Bharti Airtel . Board approves sale of unit Middle East and North Africa Co Submarine Cable Systems being 2.8 million nominal shares for US$90 million . Aims to conclude sale of its unit Middle East and North Africa Submarine Cable by end of Q1 2017 . Intends to utilize proceeds of sale in operations of financial, the real estate and the logistics sectors . Board approves acceptance of resignation of Naguib Sawiris as Managing Director, as of January 1, 2017 .Board approves appointment of Khalid Khairy Mahmoud El-Laithy as Chief Financial Officer, as of January 1, 2017.

BlackBerry CEO says do not expect 30 pct software revenue growth beyond this fiscal year

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016 08:13am EST

BlackBerry Ltd : CEO John Chen says do not expect 30 percent software growth beyond this fiscal year . CEO John Chen says recent enterprise mobility wins include Bombardier, Hydro Toronto . CEO John Chen says Radar, its new fleet tracking product, won one new customer in quarter, has six others in pilot stage . CFO Steve Capelli says handset business made $5 million operating profit, up from $8 million loss in the prior quarter . CEO John Chen says software revenue growth in fourth quarter will mostly come from enterprise business . CEO John Chen says first BlackBerry phones made and sold by partner companies likely to be released in late January . CEO John Chen says hopes to bring in revenue from autonomous driving efforts in 2018 . CFO Steve Capelli says expects service access fee decline of around 25 percent in the current quarter . CEO John Chen says sticks to 30 percent software and services growth outlook for full year; to cover expected decline in handsets .CEO John Chen says sees broader software market growing between 10 and 15 percent.

SKI names Takamasa Hida as presidnet

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016 01:49am EST

SKI CORP <9446.T> :Says co names Takamasa Hida as presidnet, effective on Dec. 20.

AT&T said Ralph De La Vega announced his intention to retire as Vice Chairman

Thursday, 8 Dec 2016 05:36pm EST

AT&T Inc : On December 8, 2016, Ralph De La Vega announced his intention to retire as vice chairman of AT&T, effective as of December 31, 2016 .Thaddeus Arroyo will be appointed as CEO of business solutions and international, AT&T Inc., effective as of January 1, 2017.

AT&T vice chairman Ralph de la Vega to retire at year's end - CNBC

Thursday, 8 Dec 2016 02:54pm EST

: AT&T vice chairman Ralph de la Vega to retire at year's end, be replaced by AT&T Mexico chief - CNBC, citing source Further company coverage: [T.N] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).

MTN Group announces senior management appointments

Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016 01:30am EST

MTN Group Limited : MTN Group announces senior management appointments . Jens Schulte-Bockum will assume position of group chief operating officer . Jens will succeed Jyoti Desai, who is retiring . Oliver Fortuin will assume position of executive head of business enterprise, effective March 1, 2017 .Bernice Samuels has re-joined MTN as group executive of marketing, effective Jan. 1, 2017.

Sprint is "resolute" to turnaround its prepaid phone business : Sprint CFO

Monday, 5 Dec 2016 01:09pm EST

: Sprint Corp's 2017 priorities include a focus on top-line growth, cost takeout, and rolling out its network: Sprint CFO Tarek Robbiati . Black Friday 2016 was no different from the prior year for Sprint Corp; it is always an "intense" period of promotions: Sprint CFO . Sprint's rivals are running short of spectrum capacity, but the company is yet to fully deploy its 2.5 gigahertz spectrum holdings: Sprint CFO . Sprint feels "very good" about continuing to push 2.5 gigahertz spectrum across its footprint and adding aggregation sites: Sprint CFO . Sprint is "resolute" to turnaround its prepaid phone business : Sprint CFO .Sprint says it will take some time to revamp the branding and distribution of its prepaid phone business: Sprint CFO.

T-Mobile US Inc is "extremely confident" on executing on Q4 forecast: T-Mobile CFO

Monday, 5 Dec 2016 10:14am EST

: T-Mobile US Inc is "extremely confident" on executing on fourth-quarter forecast: T-Mobile CFO . T-Mobile is "bullish" on its "growth momentum" moving forward: T-Mobile CFO . T-Mobile is "on the path to margin expansion" by leveraging fixed business costs and bringing in efficiencies: T-Mobile CFO . With Binge On, T-Mobile complies with regulations: T-Mobile CFO . If the Title II aspect of net neutrality rules is overturned, there could be more innovation: T-Mobile CFO . New Donald Trump administration will lead to "less regulation" and will be a "real positive" for telecom industry: T-Mobile CFO . There will be "more openness" to industry consolidation under new Donald Trump administration: T-Mobile CFO . AT&T Inc's DirecTV Now video streaming service and Time Warner Inc deal will be "positive" for T-Mobile: T-Mobile CFO .As AT&T will focus on "adjacencies" or new businesses, T-Mobile will continue to focus on the wireless business: T-Mobile CFO.

Stellar Megaunion names new chairman, president and CFO

Wednesday, 30 Nov 2016 05:30am EST

Stellar Megaunion Corp <000892.SZ> :Says it appoints Zhong Junyan as chairman of the board, Zhao Zhicheng as president and Li Wenwu as CFO.

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