SFR, Vodafone set to unveil network-sharing partnership

|About: Vodafone Group Plc (VOD)|By:, SA News Editor

French mobile operator SFR is poised to announce a network-sharing venture with Vodafone (VOD) in the coming days, CEO Jean-Yves Charlier has said.

The partnership will cover several areas and will give SFR's professional clients access to Vodafone's network world-wide.

News of the prospective collaboration comes after SFR's parent, Vivendi, agreed to sell the unit to cable operator Numericable Group.