Bulgarian wireless carrier Mobiltel to join fixed-line market '07

Mobiltel, Bulgaria's dominant wireless telecom carrier, Thursday said it will have the technical capacity to offer a fixed-line voice service from 2007. Mobiltel's WiMax network, which already blankets Sofia, Varna and ... More

FIS Software launches new offshore operations in Bulgaria

FIS Software, the leading policy administration software vendor to life and pension providers, has announced the launch of its new software testing facility in Sofia Bulgaria, reports news agency PR Newswire. The new testing ... More

Sturanovic to meet with Gates

A delegation of the Government of Montenegro, led by the Premier Zeljko Sturanovic, is to pay a visit to the United States of America at the invitation of the President of Microsoft, Bill Gates. This visit is the continuance of ... More

Mirko Tus buys IT Co Voljatel

The owner of one of Slovenia's largest retail chains has acquired Voljatel, the small telecommunications company, in a private transaction. Retail magnate Mirko Tus, the owner of the Engrotus chain, paid between EUR 20m and ... More

Bulgaria EU entry bump for Microsoft prices

U.S. software maker Microsoft will revise upwards by 30% its pricelist for Bulgaria after the country joins the EU. It is not yet determined if the price adjustment, which will align prices in newly-minted EU members Bulgaria ... More

Apple Office Center by end 2006

By the end of year the representatives of the company Office Center from Podgorica should conclude an agreement on official representation of the company Apple, which produces iPod and Macintosh computers. Slaven Radunovic, ... More

Serbia's software developer Troxo launches six-month promotional campaign

Sounds impossible but Troxo d.o.o. is set to actually pay its clients for the services its team of world-class programmers offer. Over the next six months, this Nis – based software developer will be offering the ... More

Orange Romania tariffs converted into EUR starting January 8, 2007

Orange Romania tariffs will be Euro denominated starting January 8, 2007, using Central Bank exchange rates, announced mobile telephony operators yesterday. Invoices issued after that date will be calculated based on the new ... More

Multirama sees Bulgaria net sales at 3 mln euro '06

Multirama, the Greek retailer of IT software and hardware, expects to ring up net sales of 3 mln euro in '06. The company's 1 mln euro outlet in Sofia is its first outside of Greece. In Bulgaria, Multirama is also eyeing the PC ... More

IT Companies in Montenegro surcharged

Montenegrin companies pay fixed telephony services two times more than European companies and the Government expects decrease in prices after facilitation of the international communication licencing regime, which is planned for ... More

Greece’s INTRAKAT wins broadband network project

Greek Intrakat has signed a contract with Hellenic Bank of Industrial Development (ETBA) for the construction of broadband networks. Intrakat in a consortium with ELTER S.A. General Construction Company (50-50%) took over the ... More

Romania, world’s ninth highest cyber crime rate

Romania went down five positions in the ranking of the highest IT crime rates over the past three years, but remained among the ten most dangerous sources of IT crime in the world, ranking ninth in 2005 as opposed to fourth in ... More

Orange Romania to extend 3G network to six more cities

Orange Romania extended its 3G services to include Craiova, Ploiesti, Bacau, Baia Mare, Sibiu and Satu Mare, with the number of cities covered so far reaching ten, the mobile operator announced yesterday. Previously, Orange ... More

Orange Romania estimates revenues of over EUR one bln in 2006

According to the report of the group France Telecom, the owner of Orange, the revenues of the mobile telephony company increased in Romania by 22 per cent in the third quarter, to EUR 284 M. The revenues of Orange Romania will ... More

Bulgaria IT sales top 682 mln euro '05

Bulgaria's IT industry can chalk up 2005 as its most successful year to date saleswise, shows data released by marketing research outfit CBN Bulgaria. Local sales of computer equipment, software, networks and related services ... More

IT innovative solutions by small but promising Troxo.

Troxo, a provider of administration and security software for Microsoft IIS since 2001, with a strong network of research partners has developed a variety of tools and innovative solutions that improve administration, ... More

Mobiltel covers 3 Bulgarian cities with WiMax

Mobiltel, Bulgaria's dominant wireless telecom carrier, has announced the technical rollout of its wireless broadband network in Sofia, Varna and Plovdiv. The network, enabled by Siemens base stations, will soon cover Burgas, ... More

4 co's eye wireless permit

Four companies have purchased the documents for participation in the auction for a 26gH point-to-multipoint licence. The licence will have a national coverage and a 15-year term of validity. The tender papers will be on sale ... More

INTRASOFT gets EU contract

Intrasoft International, a subsidary of Athens-quoted Intracom SA, has won a 3.3 million euro contract from Official Publications of the European Communities (OPOCE). As ANA-MPA news agecy reports, the duration of the project is ... More

Almost Half of Slovenians Use Internet Monthly

According to Vasja Vehovar of the Chair of Informatics and Methodology at Ljubljana's Faculty of Social Sciences, the current number of Internet users shows that their increase is likely to slow down. However, the number of ... More