Mattel (la Mauritano-Tunisienne de Telecommunications) in Mauritania has awarded a Prepaid System upgrade and expansion contract to Tecnomen. This delivery consists of additional prepaid value added services such as Discount Based on Usage, Bonus Based on Recharge, Mobile Originated SMS Recharge and Balance Query.

"Mattel functions in a very competitive environment, and we need to offer high quality services in order to maintain and possibly increase our top position. We chose to expand and upgrade Tecnomen's existing reliable, flexible and feature rich Prepaid System in order to cater to growing subscriber demand in Mauritania. Tecnomen's Prepaid System is a crucial component of Mattel's GSM network, as 98% of our subscribers are Prepaid-customers. We are very happy with the professional after sales support that is provided by Tecnomen to an emerging operator such as ours", remarks Mr Mohamed Hadj Khalifa, General Manager, Mattel.