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Mobilis accuses competition of flouting 3G rules

Monday 23 December 2013 | 13:24 CET | News

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Algerian mobile operator Mobilis, part of Algerie Telecom, said it was worried about the competition's lack of respect for 3G legislation. Mobilis said the "competition" flouted rules by offering its 3G deals only via the web, and not via an agency or point of sale. The rival operator, thought to be Ooredoo Nedjma according to the local press, also uses 2G numbers to market its 3G services. Mobilis called on regulators to examine the situation and said it will convene an extraordinary board meeting to consider its next steps. Separately, Mohamed Toufik Bessai, head of telecoms regulator ARPT,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Algerie Telecom / Mobilis / Nedjma / Ooredoo
Countries: Algeria
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