Vodafone Group PLC    

 
NASDAQ: VOD

Address:

Vodafone House, The Connection

Newbury, RG14 2FN

United Kingdom

Phone:
44 63533251

Fax:
44 63545713


Company description

Vodafone AirTouch operates analog and digital cellular networks offering voice communications, messaging, paging, and mobile data services to 31 million mobile phone customers in 23 countries. Vodafone AirTouch was formed when Vodafone Group located in the United Kingdom bought United States based AirTouch Communications. In addition to their agreement to combine their U.S. wireless operations with those of Bell Atlantic, Vodafone AirTouch has announced several other acquisitions / mergers during the past few months. In July, 1999, they announced an agreement to purchase the entire issued share capital of CommNet Cellular Inc. This acquisition is expected to be complete in four to five months and will provide Vodafone AirTouch the ability to expand their coverage area to include some communities in South Dakota, Iowa, North Dakota, Montana and Colorado. An announcement in October, 1999 revealed an agreement between their subsidiary Vodafone Value Added Services Limited (VVADS) and Independent News & Media PLthis agreement, Independent News will provide mobile customers with news and other information services while VVADS will provide Short Message Service delivery and billing facilities. In November, 1999, Vodafone Airtouch announced their intent to merge operations with Mannesmann which would create the largest European-based telecommunications operator serving over 42 million proportionate customers worldwide. This merger would also position them to service a potential of 510 million proportionate POPs. Results reported for the fiscal year ended March, 1999 revealed sales of $5,415.0 million, representing an increase of 31.1 percent. Top competitors include AT&T, BT and Cable & Wireless.

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News and information about Vodafone Group PLC

Savings from Idea-Vodafone Merger Deal to Cross $10 Billion: Aditya Birla Group
Mint; February 17, 2018; 700+ words
...Mumbai, Feb. 17 -- Aditya Birla Group expects savings from the merger between group company Idea Cellular Ltd and Vodafone Group Plc's India unit to be significantly more than the $10 billion it forecast in March last year, group chief financial...
Savings from Idea-Vodafone Deal to Cross $10 Bn: Aditya Birla Group
Hindustan Times (New Delhi, India); February 16, 2018; 682 words
...MUMBAI, Feb. 16 -- Aditya Birla Group expects savings from the merger between group company Idea Cellular Ltd and Vodafone Group Plc's India unit to be significantly more than the $10 billion it forecast in March last year, group chief financial...
Savings from Idea Vodafone Merger Deal to Cross $10 Billion: Aditya Birla Group
Mint; February 16, 2018; 700+ words
...Mumbai, Feb. 16 -- Aditya Birla Group expects savings from the merger between group company Idea Cellular Ltd and Vodafone Group Plc's India unit to be significantly more than the $10 billion it forecast in March last year, group chief financial...
GSMA Taps Manoj Misra to Spearhead Public Policy Development for India
Entertainment Close-up; February 5, 2018; 429 words
...deployment of networks." Manoj Misra joins the GSMA from Vodafone India, which is the Indian subsidiary of UK-based Vodafone Group plc, the world's second-largest mobile phone company, and the second largest provider of telecommunications services...
Vodafone India's Q3 Revenue Declines as Tariff War Continues
Mint; February 2, 2018; 700+ words
...31 December.Revenue was also impacted due to a regulation-induced cut in interconnect usage charges, parent Vodafone Group Plc said in a statement on Thursday."While the competitive and regulatory environment in India remains intense...
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Entertainment Close-up; January 31, 2018; 410 words
...Verizon Telematics Inc. -WirelessCar Telecom Operators -Aeris Communications -AT&T -Sierra Wireless -Vodafone Group Plc -Vodafone Automotive SpA -Verizon Communications, Inc. Report information: https://www.researchandmarkets...
Govt Tells Delhi HC: Invocation of Second Arbitration by Vodafone Amounts to 'Treaty Shopping'
Mint; January 30, 2018; 555 words
...told the Delhi high court that Vodafone Group Plc's move to invoke a second...defects that could go against Vodafone Group Plc."It further argued that...submitted.Centre also rejected Vodafone Group Plc's solution of consolidating...
The Day after Davos
Mint; January 30, 2018; 700+ words
...for the delivery of diesel locomotives, etc. Then, there is the pending issue of retrospective tax claims on Vodafone Group Plc., disputes with Cairn Energy Plc., etc. The directorate of safeguards has recommended a 70% duty on imported...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 517110 - Wired Telecommunications Carriers


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 4813 - Telephone Communications, Except Radiotelephone industry report

4899 - Communications Services, NEC industry report