Category Archives: TeliaSonera AB ir Teise

First TeliaSonera transparency report released

Swedish-Finnish telco TeliaSonera issued its first transparency report on Friday, Aug. 22. The company disclosed surveillance requests from its two home jurisdictions, along with promises of more comprehensive reports to be released every six months. This report marks an overdue, though welcome, step toward consistent disclosures of major risks to TeliaSonera users. Statistics in this […]

TeliaSonera’s Behind-The-Scenes Connection To Azerbaijani President’s Daughters

Through a trail of owners and offshore registrations, the two daughters of President Ilham Aliyev appear to be connected to Azerbaijan’s largest mobile phone business, Azercell. Records indicate they are linked to two of the three largest providers, which means the government is potentially controlling nearly three-quarters of the mobile market. This raises serious questions […]

Reporter’s Notes To ‘TeliaSonera’s Behind-The-Scenes Connection To Azerbaijani President’s Daughters’

Journalist Khadija Ismayilova compiled the following list of helpful links during her reporting for her story for the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project on Teliasonera’s ties to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev’s daughters: Hughson Management SA Panama incorp doc – Aliyeva and Mestelan Hising Management SA – Arzu Aliyeva, Leyla Aliyeva, Olivier Mestelan Incorporation documents […]

Lobbying in Brussels is big business

A tribute to Belgian pragmatism and opportunism, Brussels has become the host city for the most important of the European Union’s institutions. Operating physically in the Quartier européen, and metaphorically in what observers call the ‘Eurobubble’, the European Commission and the European Parliament have attracted an impressive community of lobbyists. In the words of the […]

Scandinavian phone company helps ex-Soviet republics spy on citizens

A highly profitable cellular telecommunications company, which is jointly owned by a Swedish-Finnish public-private consortium, is enabling some of the world’s most authoritarian regimes to spy on their own citizens, according to a new report. TeliaSonera AB, the dominant telephone company and mobile network operator in Sweden and Finland, is currently active in nearly 20 […]

Valstybinė parama TeliaSonera (1) – The State aid for TeliaSonera (1

Lėšų skyrimas 2008 m. Aukštųjų technologijų plėtros programos konkursą laimėjusiems projektams Projekto reg. numeris                             B-08008 Projekto vadovas               prof. Algimantas Kajackas Projekto pavadinimas         Autonominė telekomunikacinių  paslaugų kokybės stebėjimo sistema (Stebėsena) Dalyvaujančios institucijos   VGTU, RRT, UAB “Teltonika”, UAB “Omnitel” (TeliaSonera) Projekto trukmė                  2008-2010 Skirta lėšų 2008 m., Lt        146.000 GRAŽI SUTARTIES ATEITIS UAB „Interprova“ dėl A. Kajacko […]

The Court of First Instance upholds the fine imposed on Deutsche Telekom for its local network access charges between 1998 and 2002

  CJE/08/26 10 April 2008 PRESS RELEASE No° 26/08 Judgment of the Court of First Instance in Case T-271/03 Deutsche Telekom AG v Commission of the European Communities The Court of First Instance upholds the fine imposed on Deutsche Telekom for its local network access charges between 1998 and 2002 By charging its competitors prices […]

TeliaSonera Moves Email Servers to Evade Swedish Spying Laws

The Swedish government has proposed a law which would allow the National Defence Radio Establishment to intercept all electronic communications passing the national border. Due to this, TeliaSonera has decided to move the email production for its Finnish customers to Finland. Currently the company uses a single email platform in Sweden, and that would have […]

TEO LT už Konkurencijos įstatymo pažeidimą – 3 mln. litų bauda

Konkurencijos taryba nusprendė, kad komunikacijų bendrovė TEO LT pažeidė konkurencijos įstatymo straipsnį, draudžiantį piktnaudžiauti dominuojančia padėtimi, ir skyrė bendrovei 3 milijonų 11 tūkstančių litų baudą.TEO LT taip pat įpareigota nutraukti Konkurencijos įstatymui prieštaraujančius veiksmus ir per nustatytą laikotarpį pakeisti ADSL prieigos paslaugos teikimo sąlygas taip, kad tiesiogiai ar netiesiogiai nebūtų nustatomos nesąžiningos kainos ar kitos […]