Nayera Eid - 2016-05-03 13:11:48
Zain Group, the mobile telecommunications company operating in Sudan, announced launching the 4G LTE services in a number of Sudanese cities.
In cooperation with Sweden’s Ericsson, a multinational corporation that provides communication technology, the 4G LTE service will be operated to include Khartoum, Port Sudan, Al-Ubayyid, and other cities. The Swedish company will be responsible for the establishment of the essential infrastructure while Huawei Corp will take over the next phase of the project.
Meanwhile, Egypt is still studying the release of new 4G frequencies within this month of May. This was a long overdue step for Egypt to take, at a time when about 157 countries around the world have already included 4G services for their clients, said Yasser El-Kady, Minister of Communication and Information Technology.
Egypt was one of three countries in Africa did not put investments in these services including Libya and Chad. More»