Articles tagged with: Ethio Telecom

Huawei and ZTE Win $1.6 Billion Network Upgrade Contract

Ethiopia's state-owned monopoly telecoms network has awarded a huge US$1.6 billion network expansion contract to be split between Huawei and ZTE. more

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Ethiopia Refuses to Liberalise the State Telecoms Monopoly

Ethiopia's Prime Minister has rejected calls for the state-monopoly in telecoms services to be broken, saying that the government needs the revenues to fund an unrelated railway project. more

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Ethio Telecom Close to Signing Network Upgrade Contract with Chinese Vendors

Ethiopia's state-owned monopoly telco, Ethio Telecom is reportedly close to signing a major network upgrade contract with either ZTE or Huawei. more

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Ethio Telecom to Replace Nokia Equipment in Addis Abeba

Ethiopia's state-owned monopoly mobile network is reportedly in talks to strip out its legacy Nokia supplied network in the capital city and replace it with kit supplied by either Huawei or ZTE. more

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Ethio Telecom Ends Management Contract with France Telecom

Ethiopia's monopoly state-owned telco, Ethio Telecom has terminated its two-year management agreement with France Telecom, as the contract expired as agreed. more

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Ethiopia's Capital City to Get LTE Coverage

Ethiopia's monopoly mobile network, ethio telecom has confirmed that it is close to signing a network expansion contract which would also see the deployment of LTE services in the capital city, Addis Abeba. more

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Operator News in Brief - 27th Oct 2011

Summaries of short news items relating to the mobile networks. more

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Operator News in Brief - 5th Oct 2011

Summaries of short news items relating to the mobile networks. more

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Ethiopia's Monopoly Provider Signs Up 10 Millionth Customer

Ethiopia's monopoly mobile network, Ethio Telecom says that it has registered a remarkable increase in the number of mobile subscribers over the past weeks, and has now exceeded 10 million subscribers. more

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France Telecom to Manage Ethiopian Phone Network

France Telecom has signed a two-year contract to take over the management of Ethiopia's state-owned monopoly telecoms network, the recently rebranded Ethio Telecom.  more

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