El Salvador: Amnet Operates Under Tigo Brand

El Salvador is the first country in Central America where there was a complete merger.

Friday, May 15, 2009

Tigo’s parent company, Millicom International Cellular S. A., invested $14 million to expand Amnet's network in the country.

La prensagrafica.com reported statements by Ignacio Baratelli, CEO of Tigo El Salvador: "Amnet is now Tigo. Beginning today, all customers are covered under the same Tigo Banner. Integration of the two companies represents 800 direct and approximately 5 thousand indirect jobs and over 45 thousand outlets in El Salvador, of which 60% are micro businesses."

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