Ericsson and Huawei Pick Up Saudi Network Expansion Contracts
Published on: 14th Jan 2013
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Saudi Arabia based Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) is reported to have awarded contracts worth USD256 million to Ericsson and Huawei to expand its mobile network coverage.
In statements sent to some news organisation, but not confirmed on its own news service the company said that it had awarded a contract for SR563 million to Ericsson and another for SR400 million to Huawei.
The works due from the contracts are due to be completed by the end of this year.
Mobily currently covers more than 96 percent with 3G network while LTE coverage is available in 33 cities across the Kingdom.