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MTN, Telkom continue talks on roaming deal

Friday 26 June 2015 | 09:44 CET | News
South Africa operator Telkom has advised its shareholders that it remains in discussions with MTN South Africa regarding the potential extension of their existing roaming agreement to include bilateral roaming and outsourcing of the operation of Telkom's radio access network. The parties will update shareholders as soon as they receive the appropriate legal and regulatory approvals. The two companies signed a preliminary agreement on network sharing in March 2014. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN South Africa / Telkom
Countries: South Africa
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