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Ethiopia to issue to new telecom operator licences

by Reuters May 21st 2020 · 1 min read

ADDIS ABABA - Ethiopia’s communications regulator said on Thursday the country will proceed with the privatisation of the telecommunications sector despite the novel coronavirus outbreak.

The Ethiopian Communications Authority said in a statement it had issued expressions of interest for two telecom licences to be awarded to multinational mobile companies, breaking the state monopoly.

last updated: 2020-05-21@20:05