Friday, 17 April 2009

Noverca Italia beings operations – Italy

Noverca Italia has announced that it has begun operating as an MVNO. Noverca Italia, who are owned by the Acotel Group, will offer standard mobile telephony as well as location based services, VoIP and mobile banking.

SIM cards are available for purchase from the Noverca Italia website and select branches of the Intesa Sanpaolo bank will also offer Noverca Italia SIM cards initially, with the remaining of the bank’s branches receiving them by the end of May. It has been reported that SIM cards will be obtainable from Lottomatica sales points by May.

The service uses Telecom Italia’s network and looks to provide GSM, UMTS (HSDPA) and GPRS services.