NT considering 4G rollout

2 Jun 2009

Local newspaper Republica reports that Nepal Telecom (NT) is considering a plan to roll out a so-called ‘fourth-generation’ (4G) network in the country to provide faster and more readily available seamless access to internet services. The paper says the telco is conducting a feasibliity study concerning the initiative with Lok Raj Sharma, the head of NT’s IT department, saying: ‘We will get a comprehensive report within two months and decide on whether to float a public tender notice and invite interested parties to submit bid documents, or to roll out the next generation network by ourselves.’

Nepal, Nepal Telecom (NT)