Núcleo announces USD10 million expansion plans

20 Jun 2005

Paraguayan cellco Núcleo plans to spend USD10 million on expanding its network coverage to 13 new regions by the end of the year, according to ABC Color Digital. The operator, a subsidiary of Telecom Argentina, spent USD9 million in 2004 on increasing its coverage area by 50% and upgrading its existing infrastructure to be GPRS and EDGE-capable. Paraguay’s mobile operators are all hurriedly improving their networks and services ahead of the November launch of the wireless service of fixed line incumbent Copaco.