Orange sets up in Democratic Republic of Congo

Spotting the opportunity in the African emerging market, France Telecom has launched the Orange brand in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The operator group acquired domestic operator CCT in October 2011 and has invested CDF87.4bn ($95m) since to expand and upgrade its network.

France Telecom acquires Congolese operator CCT

France Telecom-Orange has announced that it will acquire Congo Chine Télécom (CCT), a mobile operator in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The firm has struck a deal to buy shares in the African operator from ZTE, the Chinese handset manufacturer, and from the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.


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