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Egypt's NTRA approves 173 mobile towers in 5 governorates, seizes non-compliant boosters

Wednesday 4 August 2021 | 09:34 CET | News
Egypt's National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) has approved the establishment and operation of 173 new mobile towers in five governorates to improve service quality. NTRA also said that it had carried out a series of judicial seizures in the Delta region, and Alexandria and Cairo governorates, and seized more than 300 non-conforming antenna boosters. This led to an improvement in the quality of voice services by 40 percent and data transmission services by 70 percent.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Etisalat Misr / NTRA / Orange Egypt / Telecom Egypt / Vodafone Egypt
Countries: Egypt
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