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BlackBerry licenses Optiemus to make phones in south Asia

Monday 6 February 2017 | 09:16 CET | News
BlackBerry has signed an agreement with Indian telecom company Optiemus Infracom to license BlackBerry software and services for the production of BlackBerry Android handsets in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh. Under the terms of the deal, BlackBerry will license its security software and services suite, as well as related brand assets to Optiemus Infracom.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BlackBerry / Infracom
Countries: Bangladesh / India / Nepal
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