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Telefonica to invest EUR 600 mln in mobile network overhaul

Tuesday 4 February 2014 | 09:39 CET | News
Telefonica has invited Ericsson, Nokia, Alcatel Lucent and Huawei to submit bids for the complete overhaul of the operator's mobile network in Spain, reports business daily Expansion. The three-year contract to replace the 18,000 mobile tower sites deployed throughout Spain could amount to an initial EUR 500 to 600 million for the radio equipment alone, rising to above EUR 900 million if other improvements to the transport and system network are also taken into account. With this network modernisation Telefonica is looking to match rivals such as Vodafone, which recently announced a EUR 650

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei China / Nokia / Telefonica / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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