Middle East Economic Survey
Orascom Telecom Launches GSM Services In Southern Iraq
Orascom Telecom Iraq (OTI), a subsidiary of Egypt-based Orascom Telecom Holding (OTH), announced on 10 November the launching of its GSM services in the Southern region of Iraq. OTI said that it had fulfilled the terms of its 12 month license by building out its network in Central Iraq two weeks ahead of schedule. It was the first of the GSM operators to achieve...