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Apple Pay set to arrive in the UK on July 14

Apple Pay is widely expected to arrive in the UK on July 14 according to information from a number of retailers, reported 9to5Mac.

Ofcom slaps £1M fine on EE for poor handling of customer complaints

Ofcom on Friday imposed a fine of €1 million (€1.4 million/$1.5 million) on EE for misleading customers who made complaints about the company's mobile and fixed voice and data services.

New Ofcom CEO shows teeth, tells industry to improve

UK regulator Ofcom's new CEO firmly rapped the telecoms industry on its knuckles, saying operators must provide better services to their customers in future.

BT wins plea for speedier EE probe

The UK's competition watchdog agreed to a request by BT to fast track an investigation into the effects of its planned £12.5 billion (€17 billion/$19 billion) acquisition of mobile operator EE, in a move that cuts the process by around 25 days.

Vodafone UK's LTE strategy showing glimmers of success: analysts

Vodafone UK's alternative approach to the sale of LTE services finally appears to be showing signs of success, according to a new research report from CCS Insight.

Ofcom considers 2-pronged approach to 2.3 and 3.4 GHz award

Ofcom may award frequencies in the 2.3 GHz and 3.4 GHz bands in two stages rather than via a single auction process to accommodate potential changes to the UK mobile market.

EE hails European first with 10M 4G customers

EE is claiming a European first after it surpassed 10 million 4G customers on its network, adding that total 4G traffic has overtaken 3G traffic for the first time thanks to increased network coverage, particularly in rural areas.

Report: Tesco plans to offload UK mobile unit

UK-based supermarket giant Tesco plans to sell off its mobile unit in an effort to cut debt, with TalkTalk and fellow Tesco Mobile shareholder O2 UK cited as two potential buyers.

Hutchison Whampoa to sell 33% of combined UK unit for up to £3.1B

Hutchison Whampoa plans to sell a 33 per cent stake in the combined business of O2 UK and Three UK to five institutional investors for a total of up to £3.1 billion (€4.2 billion/$4.8 billion) in order to raise additional funding for the acquisition of O2 from Telefónica.

O2 UK buys mobile payments venture Weve from Vodafone UK and EE

O2 UK has acquired all shares in UK mobile payments venture Weve, confirming reports from Monday that founding partners EE and Vodafone UK planned to exit the venture.