Mobile Connect Telecom launches Macedonian MVNO

16 Sep 2013

Austrian mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Mobile Connect Telecom has entered the Macedonian wireless market via a reseller agreement, having secured authorisation from the regulator, the Agency for Electronic Communications (AEC). According to the watchdog, as cited by the local newspaper Kapital via Telecompaper, the Austrian group completed the necessary paperwork in August this year and commenced services last week. It is understood that the Macedonian authorities are keen to ramp up competition in the domestic mobile market and only recently, approved an application from Albafon to launch an MVNO service to target ethnic Albanians in the country.

North Macedonia