KPN sells Ortel Mobile Spain

Tuesday 14 May 2013 | 13:25 CET | News
KPN has sold its Ortel Mobile activities in Spain, ANP reports citing Spanish paper Expansion. Ortel country manager Alfonso Rodriguez led the management buy-out of the MVNO, he told the paper. KPN confirmed the disposal, after which it will have no more operations in Spain. KPN decided in July 2012 to sell its Spanish Simyo operations, which had 380,000 customers. The operations were taken over by France Telecom unit Orange after talks with Vodafone failed. KPN used Orange Spain's network for Simyo and Ortel Mobile. The takeover of Simyo by Orange is still pending an investigation by the

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