Vivo ups network coverage with Rio Grande do Sul rollout

23 Mar 2010

Brazilian mobile telephony operator Vivo Participacoes has rolled out its network and services to 17 new municipalities in Rio Grande do Sul state, BNamericas quotes local press as saying. The municipalities concerned are: Alto Alegre, Andre da Rocha, Barra do Guarita, Esperanca do Sul, Inhacora, Itapuca, Jacuizinho, Montauri, Monte Alegre, Nova Ramada, Rolador, Sao Domingos do Sul, Sao Pedro do Butia, Sao Valerio do Sul, Sede Nova, Sete de Setembro and Vista Alegre do Prata. As a result of the expansion, Vivo now offers mobile telephony in 406 cities and municipalities across the state, or 97.7% of the total population.

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