TAG Press http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/press.rss RSS Feed für Newschannel TAG Press en Telekom Austria Group Reports Half Year Results above Market Expectations http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2016-7-22-telekom-austria-group-reports-half-year-results-above-market-expectations <ul> <li>In the second quarter of 2016, Telekom Austria Group results benefitted mostly from strong operations in Austria, with additional support from the demand for data-centric services and fixed-line products in CEE</li> <li>Group total revenues were almost flat at -0.2% and Group EBITDA rose by 0.7% year-on-year on a proforma* basis in Q2 2016</li> <li>Excluding FX effects, Group total revenues and EBITDA rose by 2.6% and 4.7% year-on-year on a proforma basis</li> <li>Belarus: Revenue and EBITDA growth of 21.9% and 9.5% year-on-year in local currency in Q2 2016;<br />27.3% year-on-year BYN devaluation overshadowed good operational results in Belarus</li> <li>Negative effects from the abolition of retail roaming in the EU as of 30 April 2016 so far in line with expectations and stemming mostly from Austria</li> <li>Reported total revenue increase in Austria as better equipment revenues outweighed negative roaming impact; 6.0% reported year-on-year EBITDA growth reflect successful cost savings</li> <li>Strong performance in Croatia driven by better trends in mobile and ongoing fixed-line growth</li> <li>Net result rose by 4.9% to EUR 82.4 mn in the second quarter of 2016</li> </ul> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:21:32 +0200 Telekom Austria Group: Austrian subsidiary A1 presents the Internet of the Next Generation for the first time in Austria – Hybrid-Boost Technology http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2016-7-15-telekom-austria-group-austrian-subsidiary-a1-presents-the-internet-of-the-next-generation <ul> <li>Smart combination of fixed net Internet and 4G/LTE with speeds of up to 100 Mbit/s</li> <li>Customers decide how much bandwidth they need, A1 provides appropriate technology</li> </ul> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:02:38 +0200 Dr. Elisabetta Castiglioni joins Telekom Austria Group to build new Business Unit Digital http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/17365 Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:53:45 +0200 Telekom Austria Group Continues Growth Course in First Quarter 2016 http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2016-4-27-telekom-austria-group-continues-growth-course-in-first-quarter-2016 <div> <ul> <li>Revenues rise to EUR 1,009.4 million (+1.2% reported, +3.5% underlying)</li> <li>EBITDA: EUR 334.4 million (flat at -0.3% reported, growth of +8.1% underlying)</li> <li>Net profit: EUR 81 million</li> <li>Investments in broadband roll-out increase by 6.6%</li> <li>Strong customer growth in Austria: +4.0% among mobile subscribers, +3.7% among broadband customers, +7.0% TV customers</li> <li>Unchanged outlook for the full-year 2016 envisages revenue growth of 1.0%</li> </ul> </div> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 17:51:10 +0200 Austrian Subsidiary A1 and Nokia Present Austria’s First Live 5G Show Case http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2016-3-11-austrian-subsidiary-a1-and-nokia-present-austrias-first-live-5g-show-case <ul> <li>5G network infrastructure enables real-time mobile applications</li> <li>5G as a basis for extensive digitalization</li> <li>5G networks will be available starting from 2020; however, corresponding preparations are necessary already today</li> </ul> Fri, 11 Mar 2016 12:45:28 +0100 Austrian Subsidiary A1 Awarded at "Cisco Partner Summit 2016" http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2016-3-10-austrian-subsidiary-a1-awarded-at-cisco-partner-summit-2016- Within the annual Cisco conference &bdquo;Cisco Partner Summit 2016" which took place in San Diego last week, A1, the Austrian subsidiary of Telekom Austria Group, was awarded twice. The company received the awards "Solution Innovation Partner of the Year" of the EMEA region and the "Architectural Excellence Enterprise Networks Partner of the Year" for central Europe. Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:22:14 +0100 Parkbob, a Vienna based Smart Parking Start-Up and part of the A1 Start-Up Campus, will be funded with 250,000 EUR by Pioneers Ventures http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2016-2-19-parkbob-a-vienna-based-smart-parking-start-up-and-part-of-the-a1-start-up-campus-will-be Pioneers Ventures, a venture capital branch of Pioneers.io, has announced that it will invest 250,000 EUR into Vienna based Smart Parking start-up Parkbob. With this investment, Parkbob will be able to push forward its parking lot finding function, which will be launched this April. Fri, 19 Feb 2016 10:39:52 +0100 Telekom Austria Group With a Net Profit of Almost EUR 400 Million for the Full-Year 2015 and for the First Time more than 24 Million Customers http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2016-2-9-telekom-austria-group-with-a-net-profit-of-almost-eur-400-million-for-the-full-year-2015 <ul> <li>Increase in revenues* of 1.3% to approximately EUR 4.1 billion</li> <li>EBITDA comparable** rises by 4.0% to EUR 1,370.9 million</li> <li>Investments of EUR 780 million in future technologies and broadband rollout</li> <li>Improved sales execution and more operational efficiency contribute to a net profit of EUR 392.8 million</li> <li>Strong customer net additions in both the fixed line and mobile business lead for the first time to an increase in the Group&#39;s customer base to over 24 million</li> <li>Outlook for the full-year 2016 envisages revenue growth of roughly 1%</li> </ul> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:21:41 +0100 Michael Jungwirth resigns from his appointment as Director Human Resources and Regulatory & European Affairs http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-12-14-michael-jungwirth-resigns-from-his-appointment-as-director-human-resources-and-regulatory Michael Jungwirth, currently A1 Director Human Resources and Telekom Austria Group Director European &amp; Regulatory Affairs, will leave the company by end of 2015 upon mutual agreement. Mon, 14 Dec 2015 10:23:18 +0100 Telekom Austria Group: PRIV by BlackBerry powered by Android now available for A1 Customers in Austria http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-11-27-telekom-austria-group-priv-by-blackberry-powered-by-android-now-available-for-a1 The new PRIV&trade; by BlackBerry&reg; is now available for pre orders at www.A1.net from its Austrian subsidiary A1 in Austria. It will be available online and in the 75 A1 shops from beginning of December at 0 Euro with A1 Go! Premium service plan. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:29:43 +0100 Jesper Smith, new Director Group HR for the Telekom Austria Group http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-11-25-jesper-smith-new-director-group-hr-for-the-telekom-austria-group As of November 1st Jesper Smith took over the role as Director Group HR for the Telekom Austria Group. He is responsible for the group wide HR strategy and execution, people and skills development, as well as compensation and benefits topics. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:47:56 +0100 Ingrid Spörk new Director Corporate Communications & Sustainability of the Telekom Austria Group and A1 http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-11-18-ingrid-spoerk-new-director-corporate-communications-sustainability-of-the-telekom-austria Ingrid Sp&ouml;rk is the new Director of Corporate Communications &amp; Sustainability at the Telekom Austria Group and A1. In her position as Director she is responsible for group-wide national and international external and internal communications of the company as well as for sustainability topics. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 12:24:37 +0100 Telekom Austria Group Reports Stable Results in Third Quarter 2015 http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-10-19-telekom-austria-group-reports-stable-results-in-third-quarter-2015 <ul> <li>Group revenues declined by 1.2% to EUR 2,950.4 million mainly driven by currency translation effects (clean<sup>*</sup> +0,2%)</li> <li>EBITDA comparable increased by 1.7% to EUR 1,051.7 million at group level (clean<sup>*</sup> +3,1%)</li> <li>Profitability rose by 1.0 percentage points to 35.6%</li> <li>Both fixed line and mobile business registered customer growth, with broadband showing strong demand</li> <li>Austrian subsidiary A1 reported an increase in revenues and EBITDA comparable by 2.2% and 12.3% respectively</li> <li>The overall situation in the East-European markets remained challenging despite a strong operating performance in Belarus and improved results in Croatia</li> <li>Three successful M&amp;A transactions took place in Bulgaria, the Republic of Macedonia and Slovenia</li> <li>Outlook for the full year remained unchanged</li> </ul> Mon, 19 Oct 2015 16:42:39 +0200 Telekom Austria Group: Domestic Subsidiary A1 Offers Its Customers Dropbox Cloud Solution Free of Charge http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-10-9-telekom-austria-group-domestic-subsidiary-a1-offers-its-customers-dropbox-cloud-solution <ul> <li>Depending on the selected tariff, 5 up to 100GB of Dropbox storage space are now automatically included in the A1 Go! tariffs for customers</li> <li>A comprehensive security package for smart devices &#39;A1 Handyschutz&#39; will also be made available to all A1 Go! customers free of charge</li> </ul> Fri, 09 Oct 2015 09:03:05 +0200 Telekom Austria Group Announces Preliminary Results for First Quarter 2001 http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2001-5-23-telekom-austria-group-announces-preliminary-results-for-first-quarter-2001 Telekom Austria (VSE: TKA; NYSE: TKA) announced today preliminary financial results for the first quarter 2001. Wed, 23 May 2001 08:00:00 +0200 Telekom Austria Opens New Headquarters on Lassallestrasse, 1020 Vienna http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-9-22-telekom-austria-opens-new-headquarters-on-lassallestrasse-1020-vienna 2,800 Employees on 48,000 m&sup2; &ndash; Merger of 20 Locations &ndash; State-of-the-Art Furnishings &ndash; High Savings Effect &ndash; Raises Vienna&#39;s Appeal as a Technology Location Thu, 03 Jul 2003 08:00:00 +0200 mobilkom austria Remains Number One in Business Customer Segment with Market Share of More than 69 Percent http://www.telekomaustria.com/en/newsroom/2015-9-22-mobilkom-austria-remains-number-one-in-business-customer-segment-with-market-share-of-more A1 begins the new year with more than 2.9 million customers, maintaining its strong market position in the business customer segment throughout 2002. More than 69% of all business customers use the A1 network for calls and other mobile services offered by Austria&#39;s largest mobile network operator- Customer satisfaction study: A1 judged "best brand for business" - Strong increase in GPRS-use within business customer segment: nearly 100,000 A1 business customers use mobile services via GPRS - A1 business offer for Austria&#39;s sole proprietorships and small to mid-sized businesses: customers pay no monthly base rate for three months. Registration is possible until March 31, 2003. Mon, 20 Jan 2003 08:00:00 +0100