Locked content Orange Polska and Huawei test 5G technology in Gliwice

Orange Polska and Huawei launched a station supporting 5G technology in Gliwice. These are the first tests in Poland carried out outside a laboratory. They will allow evaluating the impact of high buildings and atmospheric conditions on 3.4-3.6 GHz frequency. Orange Polska said that it is a new stag...

Orange Polska with fiber optic contract

Orange Polska has signed a contract with cable TV operator Inea regarding the use of its fiber-optic network to provide the internet to 40,000 (ultimately 150,000) households, the company said. Orange plans to launch its services on the network of the Poznań operator in the coming weeks.

Locked content EU Court of Justice dismisses Orange’s appeal

EU Court of Justice dismissed Orange Polska’s appeal against  European Union Court decision to impose a €127.6 million fine, the company said. The decision is final, Orange Polska will pay the penalty plus the interest of €23.7 million as of June 30, 2018. In 2011, the European Commission impo...

Locked content mBank and Orange cancel cooperation deal on banking

WSE-listed bank mBank and telecom operator Orange Polska have decided to finish their 4-year long deal for banking services. Cooperation will end on December 31, 2018. Under the agreement signed back in 2018, mBank offered its financial services to Orange Polska clients under the Orange Finanse bran...

OEX Group to take over 48 Orange stores in May 2018

Tell, a company belonging to the OEX Group, has signed a four-year lease agreement under which it will take over management from July 1 of sales points from Orange Retail, a subsidiary of Orange Polska, board member of OEX, Rafał Stempniewicz, announced.

Locked content Orange with PLN 50 mln Q1 net loss

WSE-listed telecom Orange Polska had a PLN 50 million Q1 net loss, according to the new MSSF15 (IFRS15) accounting standard. Within the previously used MSFF18 standard, Orange had PLN 8 million profit compared to PLN 39 million profit last year. “The evolution of business trends has been presented i...

Locked content Orange Polska wants to implement the 5G network in 2020-2021

WSE-listed telecom Orange Polska wants to conduct the first tests of its 5G network in 2019 and fully deploy it in 2020-21, the company said in a market filing. “Tests will initially cover isolated areas, and later, along with the progress of work, solutions covering all elements of the network, and...

Locked content Orange Q4 EBITDA to take PLN 196 mln hit

WSE-listed telecom group Orange Polska will take a PLN 196 million hit on its Q4 2017 EBITDA results due to its new social agreement for 2018-19, and final settlement to the agreement from previous years. Still, Orange claims that the write-off will not affect its 2017 EBITDA estimated at PLN 3 bill...