About Telefónica O2 Czech Republic
Telefónica O2 Czech Republic, a.s., is the first integrated operator in the Czech Republic formed on 1 July 2006 by the merger of the leading fixed line operator, ČESKÝ TELECOM, a.s., and the strongest mobile operator, Eurotel Praha, spol. s r.o., into a single telecommunications organization.
Telefónica O2 Czech Republic offers the most comprehensive portfolio of voice and data services in this country. A special attention is paid to the exploitation of the growth potential, in particular the data and Internet business.
Telefónica O2 Czech Republic operates the largest fixed and mobile network including a unique 3rd generation network, CDMA (for data) and UMTS, enabling the transport of voice, data and video. Furthermore,
Telefónica O2 Czech Republic
offers the largest network of WiFi hotspots in the country.
Telefónica O2 Czech Republic is part of
Telefónica O2 Europe within the global Telefónica group.
About Telefónica O2 Europe
Telefónica O2 Europe comprises mobile network operators in the UK and Ireland, along with integrated fixed/mobile businesses in Germany and the Czech Republic - all of which use ‘O2’ as their consumer brand.
Telefónica O2 Europe also owns 50% of the
Tesco Mobile and
Tchibo Mobilfunk joint venture businesses in the UK and Germany respectively, and is also 100% owner of Be, a leading UK fixed broadband provider. In addition, the group includes the Isle of Man fixed/mobile operator,
Manx Telecom, and
O2 Airwave , which supplies secure digital communications to the emergency services and other public safety organisations.
Telefónica O2 Europe, part of the
Telefónica group, is headquartered in Slough, UK, and has more than 37 million mobile and fixed customers.
Telefónica is one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world in terms of market capitalisation. Its activities are centred mainly on fixed and mobile telephony, with broadband as the key tool for the development of both.
The company has a significant presence in 23 countries and a customer base of 196 million worldwide.