Jamaica 10 digit Dialling now in effect

  • May 31st, 2018
Jamaica dialling

Jamaican callers will now be required to dial all 10 digits when placing local telephone calls. The introduction of 10-digit dialling forms part of plans to move the country from the current standardised seven-digit dialling as the 876 area code becomes exhausted and a new area code — 658 — added. According to the Office […]

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Bulgaria’s first communications satellite launched

  • April 12th, 2018
bulgaria satellite

Bulgaria’s first geostationary communications satellite has been launched into space, operator Bulsatcom said in a statement on Saturday 24/07/2017. The BulgariaSat-1 satellite, which will provide television and communication services to Europe and North Africa, was launched by SpaceX from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 1910 GMT on Friday 23/07/2017. The satellite could be […]

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Pakistan Telecom Authority New Disability Accessible website

  • April 4th, 2018
Pakistan Telecom Authority

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has launched a new official bilingual mobile responsive website which is also compliant to the universal web accessibility standards for the persons with disabilities. The new Urdu version of PTA website would contain the same contents of the English version converted into simple Urdu language with similar layout and design. The […]

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Ethio Telecom is now largest African mobile operator

  • March 28th, 2018
ethio telecom

Ethiopia's state owned telecommunications company Ethio Telecom, is now the continent's largest mobile operator. This is according to IT Web’s report that with over 57 million mobile subscribers as at November 2017, Ethio Telecom had beat MTN Nigeria to become Africa’s largest in terms of its mobile customer base. Ethio Telecom of Ethiopia is now […]

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Post-Brexit roaming charges blow to Business Travellers

  • March 26th, 2018

From The Independent The looming return of roaming charges after Brexit will cost business people visiting the EU up to £778 a month, new research shows. The fees for using international data within the EU – axed under a Brussels agreement last June – are set to be brought back after Theresa May announced the […]

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Free International Calls now available

  • March 16th, 2018
free international calls

NEW service! Use your 0870 inclusive minutes from your landline or your mobile to call 85 countries for FREE! Dial 08704949747 from BT, Virgin, Sky, Plusnet, Post Office, SSE, John Lewis, EE, Vodafone if you have inclusive minutes to 0870 numbers and make FREE International calls! Try it now! see our site for more info

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Our Worldwide Network Subscribers Index is Now Available

  • February 12th, 2014
Map showing Worldwide Network Subscribers

Behind the scenes at DialToSave we’ve been working on a Worldwide Network Subscribers interactive for the past 2 months, and it is finally live! You may have seen the link to it from our homepage but just to explain a bit about it – it’s unlike any other list of mobile phone subscribers you’ve seen […]

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UK Customers Can Switch Networks If They Receive Price Hikes

  • January 29th, 2014
No penalty says Ofcom

Ofcom, the regulatory body in the UK have said that people connected to any phone network can switch providers within 30 days of receiving a notice about an upcoming price hike. This is a law now in-place and will be music to the ears of the over 1000 people who had complained to Ofcom about […]

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SMS Revenues Decline For The First Time

  • January 15th, 2014
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A massive turning point in the history of mobile phones has be realised by research company Strategy Analytics, after they found that 2013 saw the first year-on-year revenue decrease for SMS and MMS services. The landscape of mobile phone usage has been changing for the past few years, with the emergence of services such as […]

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China To Relax Foreign Investment Restrictions in Telecoms

  • January 8th, 2014
Shanghai

Now regarded as the biggest telecoms market in the world, China is relaxing restrictions for foreign investors to enter their telecoms industry. This will almost certainly be music to the ears of companies who are itching to get in on the money generated by the 1.2 billion mobile subscribers the country currently has. The head […]

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