Virgin Mobile France signs roaming contract with Bouygues Telecom

Virgin Mobile France has entered into a 3G and 4G roaming agreement with French operator Bouygues Telecom, Richard Branson, founder of Virgin group, said during a visit to Paris this week.

MVNO Virgin France today delivers its 3G and 4G roaming service through partnerships with Orange France and SFR.

According to local reports, Geoffroy Roux de Bézieux, president of Virgin Mobile, said further details of the collaboration would be revealed “in several weeks, but it will not be October”.

The news follows reports earlier this year that Bouygues Telecom was looking increase its 4G deployment drive.