Afghan Telecom plans CDMA network

6 Aug 2007

Amirzai Sangin, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, has announced that Afghan Telecom is planning to roll out a CDMA-based network in cooperation with Chinese vendors ZTE and Huawei. It plans to sign another agreement with US-based GSI to supply Afghan Telecom with digital mobile phone equipment and services. The CDMA project will cost in the region of USD10 million and will be funded by the developmental budget of the Ministry.