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ZTE to land EUR 1 bln Wind-3 Italia network deal - report

Monday 19 December 2016 | 09:46 CET | News
ZTE is set to be awarded the EUR 1 billion contract to upgrade the mobile network of the newly-created joint venture between Italian operators 3 Italia and Wind, according to unnamed sources cited by Reuters. The new entity will officially begin offering services in January and wants to quickly upgrade its entire network with 4G technology. Italian daily Corriere della Sera subsequently added that, under the terms of the deal, around 10,000 base stations will be upgraded by ZTE over the course of the next two to three years.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Italia / Vimpelcom / Wind / ZTE
Countries: Italy
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