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2022
08
August
2022
| 09:00 Europe/London
Today, BT has become the first operator in Europe to aggregate four carrier components (4CC) in a 5G Standalone (SA) live network. The breakthrough heralds the next phase of 5G on its EE mobile network, which will deliver superior experiences for cus...
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28
July
2022
| 07:00 Europe/London
Philip Jansen, Chief Executive, commenting on the results, said  “BT Group has made a good start to the year; we’re accelerating our network investments and performing well operationally.  Despite ongoing challenges in our enterprise businesses, we r...
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27
July
2022
| 07:00 Europe/London
EE rated UK’s best network for ninth year in a rowRecognition follows year of network expansion, with EE becoming the first operator to offer 5G coverage to over 50% of the populationLandmark accolade comes ahead of bumper summer of events across the...
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22
July
2022
| 08:23 Europe/London
Following submission to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), BT Group and Warner Bros. Discovery today welcomed the decision to approve the BT Group agreement with Warner Bros. Discovery, Inc. to form a 50:50 Joint Venture (JV) company that w...
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15
July
2022
| 16:32 Europe/London
A BT Group spokesperson said:“At the start of this year, we were in exhaustive discussions with the CWU that lasted for two months, trying hard to reach an agreement on pay. When it became clear that we were not going to reach an accord, we took the ...
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13
July
2022
| 07:02 Europe/London
BT’s Digital arm plans to bring approx. 2,800 colleagues into the unit in the UK and India, taking its internal colleague base up to 6,300 people by 2024This is part of the plan to greatly accelerate the Digital transformation in BT with the goal of ...
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05
July
2022
| 09:00 Europe/London
EE adds 5G coverage to Wembley pitch to support busy summer season of gigs at England’s national stadiumWembley becomes the first stadium in the UK to have a bespoke 5G solution dedicated just to the pitch – the latest connectivity ‘first’ in its par...
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01
July
2022
| 11:07 Europe/London
BT Sport will show 533 of the 550 games available with 113 (27%) more games for customers to watch each season in new format competition.BT Sport will remain the home of top flight European football until 2027, it was confirmed today.  BT have secure...
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30
June
2022
| 16:20 Europe/London
A BT Group spokesperson said: “BT Group awarded its highest pay rise for frontline colleagues in more than 20 years – an average 5% increase and up to 8% for those on the lowest salaries. At the same time, we’re in the middle of a once-in-a-generatio...
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27
June
2022
| 13:56 Europe/London
BT partners with charity Home-Start UK to offer 2,500 households with no connectivity free laptops and access to its Home Essentials social tariffBT commits to supporting over 9,000 people by offering devices and connectivity to tackle the digital di...
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22
June
2022
| 10:00 Europe/London
BT’s Digital unit is partnering with Dynatrace, making it a core component of a new service management stack for BT GroupDynatrace will simplify and support the automation of issue detection across BT’s technology estate, replacing 16 existing monito...
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21
June
2022
| 14:47 Europe/London
Smart plugs, voice-activated devices and smart meters introduced by households to reduce energy use and tackle climate changeBT’s Smarter Living Challenge found that households could save £938 and up to 1.7 tonnes of CO2e per year by taking small, su...
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08
June
2022
| 15:27 Europe/London
Courses in AI go unnoticed by almost 3 in 5 higher education students, BT study finds                                                                                    8th June 2022 – Despite analyst predictions that the Artificial Intelligence (AI)...
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01
June
2022
| 11:37 Europe/London
New partnership network to deliver host of value-added benefits to help small businesses growFSB members get up to £250 towards running social media and digital advertising campaigns through BT’s new Digital Marketing HubBT customers benefit from 15 ...
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31
May
2022
| 10:30 Europe/London
First commercial 5G private network agreement of its kind in the UK Multi-million-pound deal will combine BT’s expertise in building converged fixed and mobile networks with Ericsson’s leading 5G network technology and enterprise solutionsNext-genera...
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26
May
2022
| 15:22 Europe/London
Birmingham is the latest UK city to benefit from BT’s new digital street units, with the first three units unveiled in Sutton Coldfield today, and more to follow across the city over the next few months.As part of the launch, local businesses in Birm...
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26
May
2022
| 09:00 Europe/London
 Business customers to benefit from BT’s resilient and secure solutions combined with MTN’s presence on the African continent Today, BT and MTN Business announced a strategic alliance which will offer world class security and communications services ...
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24
May
2022
| 13:06 Europe/London
BT is the first Internet Service Provider in the UK to fuse fixed and 4G speeds together to boost slower copper broadband connectionsNew technology can double download speeds and make upload speeds ten times faster on averageBT also introduces a land...
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23
May
2022
| 11:00 Europe/London
BT this weekend demonstrated its unique broadcast capabilities, with its Media & Broadcast, BT Sport and EE operations combining to showcase the powerful benefits that 5G and cloud-based technologies bring to broadcasters.BT delivered the broadcast i...
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20
May
2022
| 10:33 Europe/London
BT’s multi-million pound waterfront development will be home to around 1,000 colleagues                                     Construction has officially begun on BT Group’s brand new multi-million pound contact centre in Dundee as Kate Forbes, Cabinet...
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18
May
2022
| 13:00 Europe/London
New AI-powered Edge Compute solution delivers on BT’s pledge to help customers avoid 60 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions by 2030BT today announced a new AI-powered solution to help customers achieve their sustainability targets by optimisin...
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18
May
2022
| 12:58 Europe/London
Charter to provide Enterprise customers with springboard for growth by fuelling innovation through new investment in ‘Division X’ unitCharter combines BT’s innovation and expertise with customer service and purpose-driven improvementsAlmost 600,000 s...
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18
May
2022
| 09:25 Europe/London
BT trials new hyper-sensitive quantum radio receiver to boost next-gen 5G & IoT networks.Technology uses ‘excited atoms’ to deliver over 100x greater sensitivity than traditional receivers.The atomic receiver has the potential to reduce mobile networ...
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12
May
2022
| 07:01 Europe/London
BT Group plc (BT.L) today announced its results for the full year to 31 March 2022.Philip Jansen, Chief Executive, commenting on the results, said“BT Group has again delivered a strong operational performance thanks to the efforts of our colleagues a...
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12
May
2022
| 07:00 Europe/London
Following its announcement of exclusive discussions on 3 February 2022, BT Group plc (“BT Group”) has agreed a set of definitive agreements with Warner Bros. Discovery, Inc. (“Warner Bros. Discovery”) to form a 50:50 joint venture company to create a...
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12
May
2022
| 07:00 Europe/London
BT Group plc (“BT Group”) today announced that Leena Nair has decided to step down from the Board as a non-executive director at the conclusion of the 2022 Annual General Meeting (“AGM”), given her increase in executive responsibilities as the Global...
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11
May
2022
| 11:04 Europe/London
BT’s Digital unit is working to modernise the Group’s service management with the delivery of a unified service management platform, ServiceNowServiceNow will replace 56 service management platforms and dramatically simplify service management proces...
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06
May
2022
| 15:18 Europe/London
BT will continue to vigorously defend itself against the speculative claim of overchargingOfcom assessed the subject of the claim over four years ago with no finding of excessive pricing or breach of competition law more generallyBT’s social tariff a...
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06
May
2022
| 10:00 Europe/London
BT launches its latest advertising campaign, Broadband Nightmares, which takes the form of a short horror film to showcase the power of BT’s Halo 3+ Hybrid Broadband in combatting the nation’s broadband frustrationsThe latest campaign which dramatise...
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04
May
2022
| 09:15 Europe/London
BT intends to use AWS to transform BT’s applications to be cloud-first, modular and reusable across its businessAgreement is one element of BTs broader modernisation programme that aims to deliver £2 billion in gross annualised savings by end FY2404 ...
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