Wateen Telecom and Motorola entered an agreement to expand the company’s WiMax network in Pakistan, The Post reported Oct. 30.
The agreement, signed on Oct. 29, will enable the company to double the capacity of the network which covers a population of 30 million across 22 cities in Pakistan.
Tariq Malik, CEO Wateen said, “Wateen Telecom was the first company in the world to roll out an 802.16e WiMAX network on a nationwide scale. Today’s announcement confirms our commitment to WiMAX and continued investment in our network to ensure our customers receive the most advanced services using the latest OFDM-based WiMAX solutions. Working with a global leader such as Motorola, we are revolutionizing broadband communications and enriching the lives of consumers in Pakistan.”