Jun 08, 2020 | General press release

Ericsson strengthens its position in China and writes down assets

  • Ericsson has strengthened its market share in China by winning 5G contracts with all three major operators
  • The overall 5G business in China is expected to have a healthy profitability and is in line with our plans
  • In line with the planning assumptions included in the Q1 2020 earnings report, initial gross margin of the 5G contracts in China is negative due to high initial costs for product introduction
  • In addition, Q2 2020 will be impacted by SEK 1 b. in costs related to asset write-downs of pre-commercial product inventory for the Chinese market
  • Group financial targets for 2020 and 2022 remain unchanged

Jun 02, 2020 | News

Bell Canada selects Ericsson as a 5G partner

Canadian communications service provider Bell Canada has selected Ericsson 5G Radio Access Network (RAN) technology to support its nationwide 5G mobile and fixed wireless access deployment.

Jun 02, 2020 | General press release

Ericsson commences the three-year term of the monitorship

  • Ericsson’s three-year term of the monitorship under its Deferred Prosecution Agreement with U.S. Authorities commences following the engagement of independent compliance monitor

Jun 02, 2020 | News

Telefónica Deutschland selects Ericsson 5G core for network of the future

With Ericsson’s technology, Telefónica Deutschland will have the most modern mobile core network in Germany and will be able to use the full potential of the 5G standard for private and business customers.

May 29, 2020 | News

SmarTone deploys 5G broadly across Hong Kong using Ericsson Spectrum Sharing

SmarTone has launched commercial 5G service across Hong Kong using Ericsson Spectrum Sharing technology as well as Ericsson’s 5G Core for more efficient operations.

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May 26, 2020 | News

REPORT: Consumers see tech innovation as critical for future sustainability

The latest Ericsson ConsumerLab report reveals fresh insights on consumer attitudes toward sustainability challenges - and how technology could help them to make a greater positive impact.

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May 25, 2020 | General press release

Telia Company launches Ericsson-powered commercial 5G in Sweden

  • Stockholm City Center first to benefit with most of Norrmalm, Östermalm and Vasastan to be covered by mid-June
  • Ericsson President and CEO, Börje Ekholm, says 5G will transform Swedish life, society and business for the better
  • Initial 5G services to be enhanced following spectrum auctions later this year

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May 21, 2020 | News

Ericsson Response: 20 years of providing connectivity in emergencies

Ericsson Response, the company’s humanitarian relief program that focuses on providing connectivity to humanitarian workers and populations in affected areas, is celebrating 20 years of service. Find out about the key role the program plays enabling humanitarian response here.  

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May 18, 2020 | News

Ericsson’s USA 5G factory: staffed by professionals – trained by VR

Ericsson's USA 5G Smart Factory in Texas is one of the most advanced manufacturing complexes in the world. When it launched earlier this year its engineering professionals were trained with almost no face-to-face interaction. By utilizing the power of virtual reality (VR) in the months prior to opening, new Ericsson employees were able to learn directly from peers in the company’s Tallinn smart factory, 8,000 km away.

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