Telecoms – In brief


Orange Madagascar is preparing to roll out an LTE network in 2015, NewsMada reports, citing comments by the company’s CEO Michel Barre. Speaking at a press conference in Ankorondrano on 6 February, Barre commented: ‘We want to strengthen our leading position in the market of mobile telephony. This is why we are making every effort to develop new products for the purpose of satisfying customers.’ However, Orange has yet to provide a concrete launch date for its planned 4G network.