Guangdong Mobile awards Ericsson USD805 million contract

15 Dec 2004

Swedish equipment manufacturer Ericsson has won a USD805 million contract to expand the GSM network of Guangdong Mobile Communications. Ericsson will be supplying infrastructure and equipment for the Chinese cellco as it rolls out its southern province network. Once the expansion is completed, the operator will be able to reach an estimated 54 million GSM subscribers.