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Jasmine talks to CAT on network sharing

Thursday 24 December 2015 | 10:09 CET | News
Jasmine Mobile Broadband has reached a preliminary deal with CAT Telecom to lease 1,000 telecommunications towers to provide 4G service under its newly acquired 900MHz licence. Sanpachai Huvanandana, acting CEO of CAT, told The Nation that Jasmine International had approached the state agency about using its telecom towers but declined to provide further details. JAS was reportedly also in talks with TOT and the Digital Telecommunications Infrastructure Fund about renting their networks. CAT has 5,000 of its own telecom towers, besides the towers built under concessions by telecom

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: CAT Telecom / Jasmine International
Countries: Thailand
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