South Africa telcos agree to invest in shared mobile network

Thursday 25 May 2017 | 09:15 CET | News
Six South African telecommunication companies, including MTN Group and Vodacom, will be able to keep their broadband spectrum until their licences expire in 2028, after agreeing to buy at least 30 percent of the government's new Wireless Open Access Network. Communications minister Siyabonga Cwele told a media briefing that the agreement was reached with operators on 19 May.

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