Omnitel, Lithuania’s largest mobile operator by subscribers, has revealed that it upgraded its 3G network throughout the south west of the country last month. According to a press release from the company, base stations in Klaipeda, Sakiai, Silale, Silute, Taurage and Vilkaviskis have now been upgraded with dual carrier (DC)-HSPA+ 3.5G and 4G LTE technology. Last month the TeliaSonera-owned operator announced that its LTE network had been expanded to cover 40% of the population; by the end of the year Omnitel is aiming to increase this to 50%, while also hoping to provide 3G coverage to the whole of the country.
Subscribe to CommsUpdate to get the day’s top telecom headlines delivered to your email.
Have feedback, corrections, or story ideas? Send them to email@example.com.
Browse Past Issues
Filter CommsUpdate by the following categories or use the search.
Visit our help page information on performing advanced searches, including how to restrict the results by country or company.
CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:
- International carriers
- Wholesale service providers
- Equipment and software vendors
- Telecom investors