Ericsson wins GSM contract

25 May 2004

Swedish equipment supplier Ericsson has signed two contracts with Africa’s MTN Group for the provision of GSM equipment and services, including business and technology consulting, network and systems design, deployment and integration, and support and training. The agreements are valid for five years and valued at around USD1.5 billion. The two companies have worked together for ten years in the sub-Saharan region of Africa.

MTN Group