Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Vodafone, China Mobile withdraw Myanmar licence bid

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Friday 31 May 13

Telcos say licence conditions did not meet their 'strict' investment criteria.

Vodafone and China Mobile on Friday withdrew their joint application for a mobile licence in Myanmar. The two operators, which formed a consortium in April, constituted one of 12 pre-qualified applicants. Other big names on the list include Japan's KDDI, MTN, Qatar incumbent Ooredoo, Orange, SingTel, and Telenor (see below for the full list). Pre-qualified applicants are required to submit their final applications by 3 June…

Vodafone and China Mobile on Friday withdrew their joint application for a mobile licence in Myanmar. The two operators, which formed a consortium in April, constituted one of 12 pre-qualified applicants. Other big names on the list include Japan's KDDI, MTN, Qatar incumbent Ooredoo, Orange, SingTel, and Telenor (see below for the full list). Pre-qualified applicants are required to submit their final applications by 3 June…

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