Alfa, Nokia launch Lebanon’s first LTE-A network

Alfa, a Lebanese mobile operator managed by Egypt’s Orascom Telecom, has announced the launch of Lebanon’s first commercial 4G LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) network in partnership with Nokia of Finland. The new network enables Alfa to offer its subscribers significantly higher download speeds of up to 262.5Mbps for accessing high-definition video and other data-intensive applications.


Alfa, Ericsson to deploy 4G LTE-A networks across Lebanon

Alfa, the first Lebanese mobile network managed by Orascom Telecom, has signed an agreement with Ericsson to deploy 4G LTE-A network across Lebanon. In addition, the two companies also signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to start exploring 5G capabilities on the Alfa network, said a statement from the company.


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