Mobitel empowers its female retailers by organizing a valuable ‘WomenWill’ workshop in partnership with Google

Mobitel, as a committed member of the GSMA Connected Women initiative, partnered with the Google Business Group (GBG) Colombo recently, to introduce the ‘WomenWill’ programme to the female segment of its retailer network. A full-day workshop was held at the Mobitel Innovation...
Posted On 31 Oct 2018

HUAWEI leads Home and Mobile broadband Products in Sri Lanka

HUAWEI, the global leader of Home & Mobile Broadband products with a market share of 65%, has also emerged as the Number One Home Broad Band provider in Sri Lanka over the years according to the company. Sri Lanka has seen a very strong increase in Home mobile broadband...
Posted On 31 Oct 2018

Mobitel Dominates future! Demonstrates 5G with commercial infra at Techno 2018!

Mobitel, Sri Lanka’s National Mobile Service Provider once again led Sri Lanka’s Technological and Digital advancements at Techno 2018. Sri Lanka’s premier Technology Exhibition showcased the country’s Engineering and Technology prowess, was energized and inspired by Mobitel’s...
Posted On 24 Oct 2018

Mobitel designs pioneering Mission Critical Service for South Asia Gateway Terminals

First-ever mission critical secure communication network implemented in Sri Lanka   Mobitel, the National Mobile Service Provider was selected by the South Asia Gateway Terminals (Pvt) Ltd (SAGT), a leading container terminal operator in Sri Lanka, as its trusted provider of...
Posted On 12 Sep 2018

Mobitel’s dynamic journey of 25 years strewn with industry firsts

Sri Lanka’s National Mobile Service Provider, Mobitel, celebrates the 25th glorious anniversary of its operations this month and can look back at a proud legacy and an even more promising future. Mobitel has expanded its offerings beyond the realm of telecommunications by...
Posted On 08 Sep 2018

Viber Makes Messaging Even More Powerful and Personal with New Chat Extensions

Viber one of the world’s leading messaging apps, announced new and innovative Chat Extensions, giving its one billion registered users exciting new ways to express themselves and easily manage their conversations. Originally introduced in December 2016, Viber’s Chat Extensions...
Posted On 02 Jul 2018

The Ministry of Telecommunication, Digital Infrastructure and Foreign Employment and Microsoft sign MoU for the Digital Transformation of Sri Lanka

The Ministry of Telecommunication, Digital Infrastructure & Foreign Employment signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Microsoft in Sri Lanka to drive the country’s digital transformation. The MoU will enable the ministry to improve the efficiency and create good...
Posted On 20 May 2018

Mobitel Sweeps 3 Awards at the ACEF 2018 7th Global Customer Engagement Forum and Awards in Mumbai, India

Sri Lanka’s National Mobile Service Provider, Mobitel, was bestowed honours with 3 awards in high profile categories at the ACEF 2018 7th Global Customer Engagement Forum & Awards held in Mumbai, India recently. Mobitel triumphed as Silver Winner in Events and Promotion for...
Posted On 20 May 2018

Bharti Airtel rolls out first-of-its-kind Carrier Digital Platform for Wholesale Voice Business

Bharti Airtel, India’s largest telecommunications service provider, today announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind carrier digital platform which will enable global carriers to do wholesale voice business with Airtel at the click of a button. The innovative digital platform...
Posted On 17 May 2018

CK Hutchison and Etisalat Group agree to merge their operations in Sri Lanka

(Hong Kong / Abu Dhabi, 26 April 2018)  CK Hutchison Group (“CKHH Group”) and Emirates Telecommunications Group Company PJSC (“Etisalat Group”) have entered into a definitive agreement to merge their mobile telecommunications businesses in Sri Lanka, operating under Hutchison...
Posted On 03 May 2018

HUTCH to go 4G in 2018

Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, leading mobile broadband operator under the brand “Hutch” has announced that it has received all approvals from the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRCSL) and Board of Investment (BOI) to deploy a nationwide 4G...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018

Mobitel named Fastest Mobile Network in Sri Lanka by Ookla

Ookla® has declared the National Mobile Service Provider, Mobitel, its Speedtest Award Winner for having the Fastest Mobile Network in Sri Lanka. Speedtest Awards are licensed to Internet Service Providers and mobile carriers around the world that are determined by Ookla to be...
Posted On 25 Feb 2018