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STC takes over Bravo from Ooredoo

Friday 1 November 2013 | 09:58 CET | News
Mobile operator Ooredoo has announced that Saudi operator STC will acquire full ownership of Bravo, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ooredoo's Wataniya unit. Bravo has been operating a Push-to-Talk mobile service in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia commercially since 2005. In 2005, Bravo entered into a Build Operate Transfer agreement with STC for fifteen years to provide wireless communication services using iDEN technology. Bravo and its specialised technology standard are no longer core to Ooredoo group's strategy.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bravo / Ooredoo / STC / Wataniya
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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