AT&T to provide cellphone roaming, other services in Cuba

Posted at 8:51 AM, Aug 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-23 08:51:51-04

DALLAS (AP) — AT&T has reached a deal for enhanced roaming and other cellphone services for wireless customers visiting Cuba.

The Dallas-based telecommunications giant on Monday announced the agreement with the state telecommunications company, Etecsa. Terms were not released.

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An AT&T statement says a start date and pricing for the wireless roaming in Cuba — including talk, text and data — will be announced later.

Sprint announced a roaming agreement with Etecsa last fall to allow subscribers visiting Cuba to send and receive calls and text messages.