TeliaSonera has signed a roaming agreement with Portugal Telecom

June 8, 2004

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STOCKHOLM -- Just in time for European football championship, Euro2004, TeliaSonera has signed a roaming agreement for wireless broadband (W-LAN or Wi-Fi) with PT Wi-Fi and TMN, members of The Portugal Telecom Group, Portugal's leading telecom company.

PT Wi-Fi currently offers Wi-Fi service at more than 200 hot spots in Portugal, among others at several hotels at Euro2004-cities, McDonalds restaurants and airports. PT Wi-Fi expects the number of Portuguese hot spots to grow to approximately 350 by year-end. With its new collaboration with PT Wi-Fi, TeliaSonera remains the leader in Wi-Fi roaming, with the largest number of roaming agreements in Europe.

HomeRun users in Sweden and Finland now have access to mobile broadband connectivity at 6,500 locations in Europe, of which 450 hot spots in Sweden and 250 in Finland. TeliaSonera's roaming collaboration with PT Wi-Fi and TMN is based on the GSM Association's standard for W-LAN roaming.

TeliaSonera AB

Portugal Telecom Group

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