Manitoban joins the Sprint team

10 Jun 2009

Canadian provincial telco Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) has signed a deal with major US operator Sprint Nextel giving it access to Sprint’s wireless handset range and vendor relationships, reports Reuters. MTS (which offers nationwide fixed network services as MTS-Allstream) said that the agreement under Sprint’s ‘global alliance’ programme will also give it access to information about the US cellco’s technology, product development and planning. Financial terms were not disclosed.