Meditel invests in national GPRS expansion

8 Apr 2005

Morocco’s second largest cellco Médi Télécom (Meditel) has contracted technology vendor Siemens to provide it with a second GPRS platform, with the aim of broadening its limited GPRS network coverage, as well as improving data transfer quality and security. At the end of 2004, Meditel’s GSM network had around three million users, behind rival Maroc Télécom, which had 6.36 million subscribers.



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