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Mexico's Telcel and Movistar sign national roaming deal

Tuesday 6 December 2016 | 10:03 CET | News
Mexican mobile operator Telcel (America Movil) has announced a national roaming agreement with Movistar (Telefonica). In a brief statement, Telcel said it would let Movistar users access its network in areas not currently reached by the latter's mobile coverage, presumably allowing the Telefonica-owned operator to expand its 4G services throughout Mexico. The announcement comes after the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) declared Telcel a dominant player in the mobile sector in March 2014, leading to stricter rules including the elimination of national roaming charges with a view to

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / IFT / Movistar / Telcel / Telefonica
Countries: Mexico
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