Bill Gates inaugurates Microsoft Support Center in Bucharest

The American billionaire declared that he appreciates the Romanian employees who work for Microsoft, both at central and regional levels. “Apart from the technical skills, the Romanians have also linguistic ... More

EUR 1 bln from the IT sector in Romania

Premier Calin Popescu Tariceanu considers the center opened by Microsoft in Bucharest a good occasion for the Romanian youth from the IT sector that work in other countries to return to Romania. “1 EUR billion is given by ... More

Bill Gates, Berisha deal brings Microsoft in Tirana

Microsoft will open a branch in Tirana under an agreement which Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha and Microsoft boss Bill Gates signed in Edinburgh, Scotland, where Berisha took part in Microsoft's Government Leaders' Forum. ... More

Ministry Concludes EUR 6.8m Software Deal with Microsoft

The Public Administration Ministry concluded a EUR 6.8m deal with US software giant Microsoft at the end of 2006. The three-year contract involves licenses for Microsoft software, the ministry has told STA. The deal was ... More

Turkcell may grow into technology firm

Turkcell General Manager Süreyya Ciliv has said that in addition to being a GSM provider, the company may be transformed into a communications and technology firm. Speaking at a press conference on Tuesday, Ciliv responded ... More

Low interest in mobile broadcasting

A forecast for 2007 suggests that, despite all debates about broadcasting to mobile devices, the consumers have shown little interest and the same trend is expected for the entire 2007 as well. Nonetheless, if the data flow could ... More

Orange Romania estimates strong competition on Romanian market

This year, due to the launching of convergent voice, data and multimedia services and to the fact that RCS&RDS and Telemobil (Zapp) have won two 3G authorizations, competition among the operators on the local telecommunications ... More

Germany's PB Technik opens office in Bulgaria

PB Technik, the German company active in SMD and chip processing, optical inspection, component feeding and labelling, announced on its website it has opened a Bulgarian subsidiary based in the city of Varna to take advantage of ... More

Serbia wants to do more to promote open source

The Serbian government and Red Hat Corporation, one of the world's top open source software companies, signed a letter of intent Monday (January 15th), paving the way for possible co-operation. Red Hat, the leading distributor of ... More

Microsoft enters Romanian market with new business line

Microsoft, the world’s largest software vendor, has recently entered the Romanian business market with a new business line through the setting up of Entertainment&Devices division. The new division will deal with the import ... More

3G licence strengthens competition on telecom market

Orange general manager Richard Moat thinks domestic competition will increase massively with the assignment of the third 3G licence to RCS&RDS company, and telecom market will continue changing. With the appointment of the third ... More

Free Internet access in hotels

The Irish company yesterday informed that it would deploy a few hundred free Internet hotspots using the WI-FI cordless technology in Romania by the end of the year. ‘The Romanian Internet market grows ... More

Telekom Serbia and Gilat’s SkyEdge cooperate

Israel’s Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. today announced that Telekom Serbia will deploy its broadband satellite hub. To meet its Universal Service Obligation (USO) requirements, Telekom Serbia will deploy SkyEdge VSATs at ... More

British co eyes Bulgarian cable operator CableTEL

British-registered Ramford Alliance Ltd has notified Bulgaria's anti-trust authority that it plans to pursue the acquisition of CableTEL, the local cable TV, Internet and voice company, and Vicom Bulgaria, a radio and TV ... More

Vodafone Live in Hands of Bulgarian Mobile TV Fans

Bulgaria's largest mobile operator MobilTel has announced the launch of its newest multimedia service to be made available this week for its 4-million-over subscribers. By means of its newest multimedia service called "Vodafone ... More

State's Role in Development of Internet Satisfactory

Slovenian internet users are generally satisfied with the state's role in the development of internet and believe that the advancement of the information society should become a strategical priority for Slovenia, shows a recent ... More

Orange brings e-mails on your mobile phone

Orange Mail Enterprise is offering the businesspeople and those who spend a lot of time travelling the opportunity to read their e-mail received on the office mail account on the mobile phone. Orange devised this service for the ... More

No proofs of discrimination of Axalto

Montenegrin Ministry of Interior Affairs and public administration announced that it had no proofs that the company Axalto was put into a discriminatory position in tender for making of personal documents. It was said in the ... More


Municipality of Medveđa provided location for free for the construction of the unit for production of computer components, which will work as a part of the Belgrade company "ComTrade". - The works will cost about 100m ... More

Internet use in Greece on the rise

Greeks may not be as familiar with surfing the Internet as most of the Europeans, but the numbers using the worldwide web are constantly on the rise. The result is revealed by a survey conducted by AGB under the auspices of the ... More