Maxis bidding for Sri Lanka mobile licence

26 Jun 2006

Malaysia’s largest cellco Maxis Communications is bidding for Sri Lanka’s fifth mobile operating licence, according to business weekly The Edge. Other bidders are believed to include Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) and India’s Reliance Infocomm. Maxis’ domestic rival Telekom Malaysia is the majority owner of Sri Lanka’s mobile market leader Dialog Telekom, which accounted for 64% of subscribers at the end of March 2006.

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