Telkomcel Timor-Leste Joins the Bridge Alliance
Published on: 11th Jul 2013
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Bridge Alliance, the Asian alliance of mobile operators, has announced Telkomcel as its newest member. Telkomcel provides mobile services in Timor Leste.
With Telkomcel joining the alliance as its 13th member, the group combined customer base will now exceed 500 million mobile subscribers.
Telkomcel was established on 17 September 2012. Since its official launch on 17 January 2013, it has attracted more than 60,000 mobile subscribers and will soon provide coverage to 95% of Timor-Leste.
"We are excited to be part of Bridge Alliance, just like our sister company Telkomsel" said Dedi Suherman, Chief Executive Officer of Telkomcel. "Being a member enables our vision to create benefits for the people of Timor-Leste, by offering them attractive multi-country enterprise and roaming products and services. As a centre of excellence, Bridge Alliance will help us continue to be on the leading edge of a fast changing industry, and support us with an excellent platform to exchange expertise and best practices with like-minded operators."