Mobilink To Launch 3G-Ready Network
News: Pakistani mobile operator Mobilink will launch its 3G-ready network, with more than 9,000 cell sites by the end of July in the country. The network upgrade will see Mobilink's parent firm VimpelCom investing US$4.3bn in Pakistan's telecoms sector. The launch follows an announcement by Telenor Pakistan that it upgraded around 7,500 cell sites with 3G-ready network. Mobilink and Telenor are set to participate in the 3G and 4G auction, which is scheduled to be held on April 23.