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Orange Romania To Provide Railway Wifi

Romania’s largest mobile network, Orange, will supply free wifi in trains travelling from Bucharest to Constanta during the summer holiday season. The service will be provided in carriages marked ‘Orange wifi zone’ until the 15th of September. Accessing the network is completely free and you don’t have to be an Orange Romania customer to take […]

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Why Orange Is Still Sponsoring Euro 2016

French mobile network Orange recently announced their sponsorship plans for the upcoming Euro 2016 tournament. This year, they hope to make it all about the fans who come to see the matches. Orange will be the official telecoms provider of the tournament, which takes place this summer in France. They’ll be providing all of the […]

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Orange Buys Stake In Groupama Banque

Orange has agreed to purchase a 65% majority stake in Groupama Banque. The sum of the deal has not been revealed but it is believed to be a clear indication of Orange’s intentions to enter the banking sector in France. In France, Orange has 28 million mobile customers. The network said that the deal with […]

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Orange Increases TV Customers

Orange has ended the first quarter of the year with over six and a half million subscribers to its IPTV and DTH services in France. This is up from just over six million in the same period for the previous year. France is the home market of the network, after it no longer exists in […]

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Orange Acquires Security Firm Lexsi

Former UK mobile network Orange has completed its takeover of Lexsi, a European cyber security firm which specialises in ‘threat intelligence services’. The acquisition means that the business will become part of the Orange Business Services division. Orange Business Services has its own IT security subsidiary, known as Orange Cyberdefense. The company has recently identified […]

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Orange Invests In Africa

Mobile network Orange has announced a new €75 million investment in a Nigerian e-commerce company. The company is known as Africa Internet Group. The investment comes as Orange aims to step up their presence in Africa. Thanks to the investment, Orange has joined MTN, Rocket Internet, Millicom, Goldman Sachs and AXA in becoming a shareholder in […]

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Orange Expands Mobile Bank Service

Last year, Orange Mobile began a partnership with Ecobank in Mali and Cameroon. The partnership has allowed customers of both companies to transfer funds to their Orange Mobile e-wallet from their Ecobank bank account. The deal between the two companies has now been extended to allow customers to take further advantage. Subscribers can use their […]

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Adverts Take Up 79% Of Mobile Data

One of the reasons that more consumers are downloading ad blocker software is because of the impact that adverts are having on their data usage. For this reason, networks such as Three have announced plans to roll out ad blocking at network level for their customers. Shine, a company who provides ad blocking software said […]

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Egypt’s Mobinil Rebrands As Orange

The second largest mobile network operator in Egypt, Mobinil, has officially rebranded as Orange. Orange are one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world. The rebrand was announced this week at a press conference in Cairo. Orange, which was formerly known as France Telecom, hopes to invest the equivalent of $319million dollars this year […]

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Orange Split Sees Israeli Firm Develop Own Brand

The Israeli mobile firm Partner announced this week that it had commenced operating under its own name after it split with the French operator Orange in 2015, following a diplomatic dispute. Orange announced back in June 2015 that it would retake control of the Israeli brand, which had previously been licensed to Partner for use […]

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