Zong inks fibre deal with PTCL

18 Aug 2016

China Mobile Pakistan (CMPak), which operates under the Zong brand name, has signed a fibre leasing agreement with fixed line incumbent Pakistan Telecommunication Company Ltd (PTCL). ProPakistani writes that the deal will enable Zong to access the incumbent’s nationwide fibre-optic network whilst PTCL will also deploy, operate and maintain 789km of new fibre to connect Zong’s base transceiver stations (BTS) for data backhaul.