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5G brings faster speeds of up to 1Gbit per second

Telco Eir has said its 5G network has grown threefold since its launch 11 months ago with 340 sites live. In an update, the company also said 4G is n(...)

ComReg said there had been a noticeable increase in complaints during the Covid crisis. Photograph: iStock

The communications regulator confirmed it has been in contact with Eir regarding a “noticeable increase” in customer complaints during the Covid crisi(...)

Eir said it saw solid growth in its fibre broadband and postpay mobile customer bases year on year.

Revenue at Eir fell 2 per cent to €1.22 billion in 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic gripped Ireland. But the company showed tighter cost controls, c(...)

Eir and Phoenix will enter into a long-term agreement for the provision of hosting services over the infrastructure.

Telecoms provider Eir has sold its tower infrastructure subsidiary to US group Phoenix Tower International for €300 million. The sale of Emerald Towe(...)

Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Earnings rose at telecoms group Eir in the third quarter as it further cut costs and saw a rise in customer numbers for some of its products. The co(...)

Huawei is the second-biggest seller of smartphones globally, behind Samsung. Photograph: Isabel Infantes/AFP

Disquiet is rising in security circles over the recent awarding of a multimillion-euro mobile contract by the Garda to Eir amid concerns over the tel(...)

Eir said the revenue decline was driven by tough market competition as well as regulated wholesale pricing. Photograph: Alan Betson

Earnings at Eir rose in the first half of its financial year but growth was mainly supported by cost controls, with revenue declining during the six-m(...)

“The onus is not on the US government to show Huawei is not a responsible actor,” a White house official said. Photograph: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/Bloomberg

The White House has urged the government not to use Chinese telecoms equipment provider Huawei in our 5G infrastructure on security grounds. Represe(...)

Fergal McCann, director of mobile networks at Eir and Carolan Lennon, chief executive. The telecommunications company will use Huawei to supply the radio access equipment for its 5G network

Eir chief executive Carolan Lennon said the company is “very happy” to use Huawei equipment for its new 5G network in the Republic, despite US claims (...)

Eir said its initial rollout is supported by 100 sites and that an additional 100 sites would come on stream in the coming weeks. Photograph: Maxwells

Eir has become the second mobile operator to launch a 5G network in the Republic. The telco said its new 5G (fifth generation wireless) platform has g(...)

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