Public Private Partnership MAPPLCOM & AFGHAN TELECOM/SALAAM
MAPPLCOM & AFGHAN TELECOM/SALAAM are committed to establish & operate an International Telecom Hubbing/Aggregation & Award-Winning Value Added Next-Generation Products & Services.
MAPPLCOM & AFGHAN TELECOM/SALAAM are committed to establish & operate an International Telecom Hubbing/Aggregation & Award-Winning Value Added Next-Generation Products & Services combined with technological & commercial infrastructure to handle voice & data telecom traffic nation-wide and international as well. MAPPLCOM & AFTEL/SALAAM also intend to establish Next-Generation Transit Data HUB at Kabul for Central Asian Countries and provide direct connectivity through all 18 major Undersea/Submarine Cable Systems. In this Partnership AFGHAN TEL/SALAAM shall be an exclusive partner for MAPPLCOM for obtaining any services within the territory of Afghanistan, as well as MAPPLCOM shall be exclusive partner for AFTEL/SALAAM for any services within the territory of Afghanistan and in International Marketplace as well. The entire scope consists of various phases with different technical, commercial and legal requirements. Each phase shall be executed independently and shall not delay launch of other phases.
About Afghan Telecom (AfTel) is a telecom company offering fixed line, wireless voice and data services under a 25-year license in Afghanistan. The company is government owned and operated. In 2005, the Afghan Ministry of Communications spun it off into a private entity, while retaining oversight and control. AfTel has roughly 20000 employees in 34 provincial capitals and 254 district centres and villages. It offers traditional wire-line telephones and internet access in the major cities, a third generation GSM-based wireless local loop telephony, WiMAX and fibre based internet services, based on switching, wireless access and satellite equipment.
About Salaam is the latest entrant in Afghanistan’s telecommunication industry providing a top quality, affordable, 100% Afghanis olution. Envisioned by the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology, Salaamis committed to revolutionise the telecommunication sector in Afghanistan by complementing the nationwide fixed network with 3G GSM voice and data services.
About MAPPLCOM® is a leading global provider of Award-Winning Next Generation technologies, products & services for mobile traffic transit, for telecom, banking & insurance services, for monitoring, surveillance, security & control systems. MAPPLCOM specialises in Next Generation Networks (IP-NGN), Voice/Data Compression Codecs and operates IPX-MPLS Backbone Platforms and IP Fusion NGN Networks to deliver high-quality and cost-effective services to operators, carriers, customers and suppliers around the globe.