Bakcell announces LTE network launch

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 2

By Huseyn Valiyev - Trend:

Azerbaijani mobile operator Bakcell has launched its LTE network, Bakcell director general Richard Shearer announced at the Bakutel- 2013 exhibition today.

"The network is expected to be put into commercial operation in early 2014," he said. "Currently, 3G networks are being developed."

Bakcell has also announced the launching of its ASAN Imza mobile digital signature.

Currently, the services are available for corporate users in ASAN service centers. It is planned to make them available to all subscribers in the future.

"The cost of ASAN Imza for corporate subscribers is 158 manat ($201) and it will be cheaper for other subscribers," he said.

ASAN certification service center, established by the Azerbaijani Taxes Ministry's resolution, issues certificates for authentication and digital signature for mobile SIM- card (Asan İmza) and renders other services.

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