ZTE Builds 3G Network in Madagascar

ZTE is rolling out a state-of-the-art all-IP mobile phone and data network for Madamobil, a new mobile operator in Madagascar

July 15, 2009

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SHENZHEN, China -- ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (SEHK:0763) (SHZ:000063), a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, today announced that it is rolling out a state-of-the-art all-IP mobile phone and data network for Madamobil, a new mobile operator in Madagascar.

Madamobil is owned and operated by Life Telecom Holdings (a telecom investment and management firm based in the Netherlands) in partnership with TECOM Investments (a subsidiary of Dubai Holdings, one of the largest institutional investors in the Middle East).

The network rollout is currently in its final stages with ZTE supplying the core equipment and the base stations for the first phase of the network construction. Madamobil expects to launch services by August 2009 in Antananarivo, Madagascar’s capital, and to then expand into other cities in Madagascar.

ZTE Corp. (Shenzhen: 000063; Hong Kong: 0763)

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