MTel extends EDGE to Black Sea

25 Jul 2005

Bulgaria’s largest cellco MobilTel (MTel) has extended coverage of its EDGE data service to the Black Sea coastline, covering holiday resorts and urban areas including Albena, Evxinograd, Varnja, Slantchev Bryag, Nessebar, Burgas and Sozopol. MTel launched its EDGE platform in March 2004 in Sofia, and is planning to use it to complement its forthcoming UMTS network. The company intends to offer commercial 3G services in Bulgaria’s five largest cities by the end of 2006 at the latest.

Bulgaria, A1 Bulgaria (Mobiltel)