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Company Name

Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Ltd

Ownership Type

Privately Held



3G UMTS Frequency Bands

Company Overview

Roshan (Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Ltd) is Afghanistan's leading total communications provider with over 6.5 million active subscribers and a network that covers over 287 districts and cities in all of the country's 34 provinces.

Roshan operates as a telecommunications company serving personal and business customers in Afghanistan. The company offers a range of voice and data services, as well as access to a range of mobile money services. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Kabul, Afghanistan.

The company has operated a 2G GSM network on 900 MHz since inception in 2003, and in 2012 launched 3G UMTS services on the 2100 MHz band.

3G UMTS Network Information

Details on UMTS network deployments are shown below. Data are often incomplete due to commercial nature. Consult dossier text for further details.

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