France Telecom's management contract with Ethio Telecom ends

Friday 4 January 2013 | 22:04 CET | News

France Telecom's two-year contract to manage Ethio Telecom has come to an end and  Ethiopian managers have now taken over the management positions, according to Biztech. Ethio Telecom said the management contract with France Telecom was carried out to have a knowledge transfer geared towards creating a world-class telecom service provider by utilising the company's workforce and other resources. It said there is now a partnership and support framework agreement between Ethio Telecom and France Telecom Company, which was signed on 13 December 2012.

It runs for more than one year, and other engagements such as expertise in key areas and consultancy will be from six to twelve months. Support for a strategic programme will also run for one year.  France Telecom will also support Ethio Telecom's expansion programme, concerning network design, architecture, technology selection negotiation and related technical areas.

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