Bad Call

The telecom watchdog on Friday asked Mobitel Lanka Ltd to withdraw its promotional GSM offer, with immediate effect.rn
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The cellular operator onrnTuesday, started trial runs for its GSM service, which offers free calls for allrnsubscribers who sign up during the promotional period.

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At Tuesdays launch,rnMobitel said a fully-fledged commercial launch was pending thernTelecommunications Regulatory Commissions (TRC) approval next January.

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Key areasrnrequiring approval include incoming/outgoing tariffs and monthly rentals.

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But Mobitels de