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VNL joins prestigious names such as Etisalat, Safaricom, Motorola, Ericsson and MTN in being short-listed at the Africa Com awards. According to the award organisers, the entries covered an impressively broad spectrum of networks, services and solutions, offering a true cross-section of the African telecommunications industry.

VNL has been short-listed for the Green Telecoms Award, Best Solution for Rural Services and Telecoms Innovation of the Year. The winners will be announced at the awards dinner in Cape Town on Wednesday 11 November. 

 VNL will be exhibiting at the show in Booth# E1A and Suraj Chaudhry, Head of Business development, will be giving a presentation at the conference on Thursday 12 November at 1210 titled “How to provide affordable mobile services to rural populations – and still make a profit”.

The full shortlist can be seen at http://www.africacomawards.com/awards/shortlist.

Facts & Figures

“Mobile Network viability in developing markets is threatened by +50% rise in electricity generation costs by 2014”

- Juniper Research