Turkcell to enter race for Iraq licences

22 Aug 2003

Turkish mobile operator Turkcell has said it is looking to participate in a tender for mobile licences in Iraq, as part of an, as yet, unnamed consortium. The interim ruling body, the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA), set a deadline of 21 August for receiving bids for three two-year licences and will announce the results of the tender on 5 September.