Wana and Huawei - Morocco

Huawei Technologies of China has been chosen as the sole supplier of Moroccan operator Wana’s new GSM/UMTS mobile network, under a contract of undisclosed value. The vendor is exclusively contracted to provide a 2G/3G wireless access network, core network and value added services (VAS) network, and phase one of the project will involve deployment of 1,500 base transceiver stations (BTS) by December this year.

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