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Omea Telecom signs roaming deal with BICS

Wednesday 7 December 2011 | 12:34 CET | News
French MVNO group Omea Telecom has signed an international roaming agreement with Belgacom International Carrier Services (BICS) and created its first smart Sim card with Oberthur Technologies as it pursues its evolution into a full MVNO. The joint venture between Virgin, Carphone Warehouse and Financom is France's fourth biggest operator with more than 2 million subscribers to its Virgin Mobile France, Tele2 Mobile, Breizh Mobile and Casino Mobile services. Omea's deal with BICS allows its customers to roam on over 650 networks worldwide and to generate international roaming, messaging and

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Belgacom / BICS / Breizh Mobile / Carphone Warehouse / Casino / Neo Telecoms / Oberthur Technologies / Omea Telecom / SFR / Tele2 / Tele2 Mobile / Virgin Mobile France
Countries: France
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