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GSMA to hold crunch MWC20 meeting as Facebook, AT&T, Sprint pull out

Wednesday 12 February 2020 | 11:03 CET | News
The GSMA will decide whether or not to suspend its flagship event MWC due to the risk of coronavirus at a meeting to be held on 14 February, reports Spanish daily El Pais, citing unnamed sector sources. It cautioned that the meeting was already scheduled but the GSMA will now be using it to consider options including even stricter measures to combat the spread of the virus, a possible postponement until spring or a cancellation of this year's event in view of the ever-growing list of companies withdrawing. The GSMA declined to comment on what it described as "internal meetings".

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: AT&T / Cisco / Deutsche Telekom / GSMA / Orange / Sprint / Vodafone
Countries: Spain / World
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