Sprint Signs Deal to Offer Roaming Service in Cuba

The agreement will allow any Sprint customers to use their phones in Cuba as they would in U.S.

Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure, seated at right, and Hilda Arias, mobile services director of Cuban state-owned telecommunications company ETECSA, signed the roaming agreement on Monday in Havana.

By Felicia Schwartz – Felicia.Schwartz@wsj.com


Nov. 2, 2015


HAVANA— Sprint Corp. signed a direct roaming agreement Monday with the Cuban government, the first such deal since U.S. President Barack Obama began loosening regulations on telecommunications firms.