Virgin passes 100,000 milestone

14 May 2007

South African mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Virgin Mobile has signed up 100,000 customers in less than a year of commercial operation. Business Day quotes company CEO Peter Boyd who says that Virgin Mobile is on track to meet its initial targets. Virgin Mobile operates under a network sharing deal with South Africa’s third largest cellular operator, Cell-C; it is owned jointly by Cell-C and the UK-based Virgin Group.

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