Mobinil selects Alcatel-Lucent for GSM upgrade

11 Sep 2007

Alcatel-Lucent has announced it has secured a multi-million euro turnkey contract with Mobinil, Egypt’s leading mobile operator that will further improve the quality of the operator’s network and extend its coverage throughout the country. Under the terms of the deal Alcatel-Lucent will expand and enhance Mobinil’s network with the latest generation of enhanced GSM radio solutions, dramatically increasing data transfer speeds while reducing operating expenses, helping the operator meet growing demand for its services. The upgraded GSM network will be operational by the end of the third quarter 2007.

Egypt, Alcatel-Lucent, Orange Egypt