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Company Overview of Vodafone Czech Republic a.s.

Company Overview

Vodafone Czech Republic a.s. provides mobile telecommunication services for customers in Czech Republic. It offers prepaid cards, and international calling and Internet services for individuals; and mobile and fixed voice and data services for businesses. The company also distributes phones and tablets online; and through its stores. Vodafone Czech Republic a.s. was formerly known as Oskar Mobil a.s. and changed its name to Vodafone Czech Republic a.s. in February 2006. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is based in Prague, Czech Republic. Vodafone Czech Republic a.s. operates as a subsidiary of Vodafone Group Public Limited Company.

Vinohradska 167

Praha 10

Prague,  100 00

Czech Republic

Founded in 1999

2,055 Employees

Phone:

420 7 7697 7100

Fax:

420 2 7117 1960

Key Executives for Vodafone Czech Republic a.s.

Chief Executive Officer
Vice President of Finance
Vice President of People and Member of The Supervisory Board
Vice President of Technology
Vice President for Brand and Communications
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Vodafone Czech Republic a.s. Key Developments

Vodafone Czech Republic Plans to Launch Another LTE phone

Vodafone Czech Republic announced that it planed to launch another phone model from the LTE-enabled Vodafone Smart series. The Vodafone Smart 4 Power model will start selling in mid-July for CZK 4,377. The phone sports LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, a 5 megapixel camera, and n autofocus LED diode. The smartphone operates on Android 4.4.2 KitKat, with a battery capacity of 3,000 mAh.

Vodafone Czech Republic Launches LTE 800 MHz Testing

Vodafone Czech Republic launched a two-month test of its LTE network in the 800 MHz band on an initial seven transmitters in Velka Bites and environs. Users who have a LTE SIM card and a device supporting LTE 800 MHz can try the service. The theoretical speed is up to 75 Mbps, and average speeds of 20--30 Mbps can be expected. Vodafone launched LTE on the 1800 and 900 MHz bands already in 2013. Vodafone offers LTE under the brand Turbo Internet, which now covers 82% of the population and 56% of the territory. As of the end of May, Vodafone covered additional locations in the regions Karlovy Vary, Liberec, Usti nad Labem, Pilsen, Pardubice, Central Bohemia, Southern Bohemia, Vysocina and Southern Moravia. By the end of 2014, Turbo Internet is expected to cover 93% of the population. Like on 1800 MHz and 900 MHz frequencies, LTE in the 800 MHz band supports voice calls as well as data, using the CS Fall Back function. The radio network technology supplier is Huawei.

Vodafone Announces Earnings Results for the Year Ended March 2013

Vodafone announced earnings results for the year ended March 2013. The company's net profit fell by 45% year-on-year to CZK 955 million in the fiscal year ended March 2013, while its sales dropped by 7% to CZK 16.5 billion.

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