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Supantha Mukherjee

Ericsson tops forecast on margin gains and 5G in China

21 Oct 2020

STOCKHOLM Telecoms equipment supplier Ericsson beat quarterly core earnings forecasts on Wednesday, helped by higher margins and China's 5G rollout, and said it was "more confident" about meeting its 2020 targets.

UPDATE 3-Ericsson's Q3 earnings shine as margins rise, 5G rolls out in China

21 Oct 2020

* Expects profits from China to improve further (Adds comments from CFO interview, details)

Sweden bans Huawei, ZTE from upcoming 5G networks

20 Oct 2020

STOCKHOLM Sweden has banned telecoms equipment from Huawei [HWT.UL] and ZTE in its 5G network, joining other European nations that have restricted the role of Chinese suppliers on security grounds. | Video

Nokia seeks to block Lenovo sales in Germany over patent licensing

20 Oct 2020

STOCKHOLM Nokia on Tuesday sought to enforce an injunction against Lenovo, the world's biggest PC maker, to block sales of its products in Germany after violation of a video encoding patent.

Verizon signs up Microsoft, Nokia to help clients build private 5G networks

20 Oct 2020

STOCKHOLM/NEW YORK Verizon said on Monday it has struck deals with Microsoft and Nokia to improve the telecoms giant's ability to target business customers by offering clients the ability to automate factory floors, lower costs and speed up data traffic through private 5G networks.

Analysis: New Apple 'iPhone 12' to offer 5G speeds U.S. networks can't deliver

13 Oct 2020

5G will finally get its U.S. closeup with the expected debut of Apple Inc's next iPhone on Tuesday. But the blazing speeds promised will not materialize for most people. | Video

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