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Ethiopia delays award of new telecoms licences

Thursday 27 February 2020 | 09:14 CET | News
Ethiopia will delay the award of two telecoms licences to foreign mobile companies beyond March, responding to requests from interested bidders, Reuters reported. State Minister of Finance Eyob Tekalign Tolina said the timeline is probably too aggressive for most operators. Tolina said mobile firms have asked the government to allow them enough time to prepare and compete, and a new timeline will be announced in the next two weeks. 

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