Ooredoo, Telenor receive Myanmar licences

Wednesday 29 January 2014 | 23:49 CET | News
Ooredoo and Telenor have finally received their mobile licences in Myanmar. The companies won the mobile licences in June last year, but the final award had been delayed as the government finalised telecommunications regulations. The licences includes spectrum in the 900MHz and 2.1GHz bands and are valid for 15 years. Telenor said it has already appointed a management team and initiated recruitment of employees. The company plans a rapid roll-out of HSPA and LTE networks, targeting coverage for 90 percent of the around 60 million people in Myanmar within five years. Voice and data services

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ooredoo / Telenor
Countries: Myanmar
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