LMT deploys 100th 5G base station

10 Dec 2021

Latvian cellco Latvijas Mobilais Telefons (LMT) had deployed a total of 100 5G base stations by the start of December, with coverage available in all of the country’s regions, the operator confirmed this week. In a statement from the cellco, LMT President Juris Binde was quoted as saying that the 5G rollout will not only allow the company to address the growing demands for data transmission but also ‘promote the development of business and industries in the regions of Latvia’. The official went on to say: ‘5G will be one of the main drivers of economic development in the future. This opens up opportunities that allow companies in various industries to implement automated solutions in their daily operations, improve efficiency and save resources.’ LMT’s 5G network is available to residential and business customers via mobile handsets, smart devices and compatible routers. According to the cellco, users in Sigulda, Adazi, Medenciems, Darziņi, Ventspils, Jauniksķile and Jelgava were the most active on its 5G network.

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