China Telecom, Saudi’s STC Said to Show Interest in Egypt 4G

  • Kuwait’s Zain said to make request on 4G licenses last week
  • License talk may pressure existing operators to accept terms

State-run carriers China Telecom Corp. and Saudi Telecom Co. have expressed interest in acquiring 4G mobile-phone licenses offered by the Egyptian government, joining Kuwait’s Zain, which made an official request last week, a Communications Ministry official said.

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