AT&T and ETECSA Sign Deal for Cuba Roaming and Direct Connections 22 August 2016
AT&T* has reached agreements for Cuba roaming and direct interconnection with Empresa De Telecomunicaciones De Cuba (ETECSA). The deal continues to enhance AT&T’s global coverage for customers – the best of any U.S. wireless provider.1
“Cuba is a growing international calling destination for our customers,” said Bill Hague, executive vice president, AT&T Global Connection Management. “With this agreement, AT&T customers soon will be able to seamlessly connect with talk, text and data while visiting Cuba.” We will announce commencement of wireless roaming availability and pricing for AT&T customers visiting Cuba at a later date.
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
1Global coverage claim based on offering discounted voice and data roaming; LTE roaming; voice roaming; and world-capable smartphones and tablets in more countries than any other U.S.-based carrier. International service required. Coverage not available in all areas. Coverage may vary per country and be limited/restricted in some countries.
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high speed internet and voice services. We’re the world’s largest provider of pay TV. We have TV customers in the U.S. and 11 Latin American countries. And we help businesses worldwide serve their customers better with our mobility and highly secure cloud solutions.
ETECSA has roaming agreements with New York-based Verizon Wireless, Kansas-based Sprint, and Washington-based T-Mobile.
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