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Kabul, Afghanistan—May 15, 2018—Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) (www.afghan-wireless.com),
Afghanistan’s first mobile communications company and the founder of Afghanistan’s mobile communications sector, announced todaythat The Federation International de Football Association(FIFA), Football’s international governing body, has named AWCC as Afghanistan’s Sponsor for the 2018 FIFA World Cup RussiaTM.
AWCC, and its media partner, the Ariana Television Network (www.arianatelevision.com)Afghanistan’s Official Broadcaster for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ are celebrating the arrival of FIFA World Cup to Afghanistan, with an exciting program of telecasts of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Football Matches, complemented with video streaming, live commentary, SMS updates and other interactive services.
Russia will be the host nation for 2018’s World Cup Competition. AWCC’s 5,000,000 subscribers and ATN’s audience of more than 25,000,000 viewers, will be spectators to the world’s most exciting and fiercely competitive football, hosted in cities throughout Russia, including: Ekaterinburg, Kaliningrad Kazan, Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-On-Don, Samara, Saransk, Sochi, Saint Petersburg and Volgograd.
“AWCC’s selection as Afghanistan’s Sponsor for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is a powerful example of AWCC’s leadership of nation’s the wireless sector, and it also showcases the ability of our communications network—the fastest and most advanced in Afghanistan—to stream live content to millions of people throughout the nation,” said Mr. Amin Ramin, the Managing Director of Afghan Wireless. “AWCC is proud to provide our fellow Afghans with so many ways to support, interact with and experience the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.”
About Afghan Wireless:
The Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) (www.afghan-wireless.com) is Afghanistan’s first wireless communications company and the founder of Afghanistan’s wireless communications market. AWCC provides 4G LTE, 3.75G+, 3G, 2.5G, Voice, Data, Internet and Mobile Payment Services to more than five million Business and Consumer Clients, located in all of Afghanistan’s thirty-four provinces. The Company has global partnerships with 425 wireless carrier networks in 125 countries. AWCC was founded in 2002 by Mr. Ehsan Bayat, Chairman of The Bayat Group (www.bayat-group.com). Mr. Bayat is the recipient of the 2018 award for Best Media and Telecom CEO from International Finance Magazine.