Cellcos consider network sharing arrangement

20 Oct 2009

Brazilian mobile operators Oi (Telemar) and Telecom Americas (Claro) are examining options to share network infrastructure in the country, BNamericas quotes local press as saying. It is understood Oi is looking to increase its overall network capacity in Sao Paulo and could offer its rival access to additional capacity in other states. Moreover, both mobile operators are examining a project whereby they would develop a new transmission network in Sao Paulo state where Oi needs additional infrastructure capacity.