CONTRACTS: WHO'S SELLING WHAT TO WHOM?
GLOBACOM AND SHELL – NIGERIA
Globacom emerged as the official telecoms partner for Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC). Under the partnership, Globacom will provide telecom infrastructure such as Base Transceiver Stations (BTSs) and microwaves, voice and data transmission services, bulk SMS service, international telecommunications and value added services including Blackberry and Vehicle Tracking services.
OTA AND REDLINE – ALGERIA
Redline Communications has won a contract from Orascom Telecom Algeria (OTA) to provide wireless backhaul for the expansion of its Djezzy GSM network in the country, writes AFX News. No financial terms were disclosed, but it is understood that the vendor will supply its RedCONNEX AN-30e and AN-50e products under the deal.