Telefónica O2 Slovakia switches on first base stations

1 Mar 2007

Telefónica O2 Slovakia, a unit of Spain’s Telefónica, announced yesterday that its first GSM base stations are operational. The cellco launched commercially at the beginning of February via a national network roaming deal with rival T-Mobile Slovensko, and is in the process of building out its own GSM-900/1800 infrastructure. Telefónica O2 reported that it signed up over 100,000 users in its first two weeks.

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