Alcatel wins nationwide network deal

12 Aug 2003

French equipment manufacturer Alcatel [NYSE: ALA] has been awarded a USD80 million contract to expand the fixed and cellular networks of Ghana Telecom. Under the terms of the deal, Alcatel will install 250,000 switching lines in Ghana’s principal cities, as well as expanding the capacity of Ghana Telecom’s mobile network to approximately 630,000 subscribers.



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