ZTE snaps up two UMTS deals in Nepal, Mongolia

16 Jun 2009

Chinese equipment vendor ZTE Corp has announced it has won two UMTS network supply contracts, one with Spice Nepal Private Ltd (SNPL, or Mero Mobile) and the other with SkyTel in Mongolia. Under the deal with the Nepalese firm, ZTE will build a W-CDMA network covering six main zones in the country with Phase I of the project scheduled to be completed by October 2009. In Mongolia, the Chinese vendor will roll out a nationwide commercial UMTS network for SkyTel. ZTE previously built a CDMA2000 1xEV-DO network for the Mongolian operator.

Mongolia, Nepal, Ncell Axiata, Skytel (Mongolia), ZTE