Nokia wins USD43 million network expansion contract with China Mobile

30 Oct 2006

Nokia has won a GSM expansion contract with China Mobile Group ZheJiang. The contract, valued at approximately USD43 million, will enhance ZheJiang’s operational efficiency and boost GSM coverage in both urban and rural areas of Zhejiang province. Under the contract, Nokia will supply its radio and core network equipment, including the Nokia MSC server mobile softswitch, as well as an online home location register (HLR) subscriber database backup feature. Nokia will also supply its NetAct network and service management system, as well as network planning, implementation and integration services. The deliveries have already started.

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