Mauritel secures ten-year 2G licence extension for USD30m

24 Jul 2015

Mauritania’s Mauritel has secured a ten-year extension to its existing 2G licence, its parent company Maroc Telecom has confirmed. The operator has paid a fixed fee of MRO10 billion (USD30.2 million) for the concession, and will also be subject to a ‘variable annual charge’ amounting to 2.5% of its 2G sales for the duration of the licence. Mauritel claimed a total of 2.133 million wireless subscribers as of 30 June 2015, up 13.6% year-on-year.

Mauritania, Maroc Telecom (IAM), Moov Mauritel