Argentina cancels Airlink's 3G and 4G licence

Tuesday 8 September 2015 | 10:18 CET | News
Argentina's new federal telecommunications regulator AFTIC has announced the cancellation of the 3G and 4G spectrum licence awarded to new Argentinian operator Airlink back in October 2014 after the operator failed to pay the USD 506 million licence fee by the June deadline. Airlink, owned by businessmen Jose Luis Manzano and Daniel Vila, has vowed to lodge administrative and court appeals against the regulator's decision after its request for a 180-day extension to the deadline fell on deaf ears. Telecoms ministry SeCom received offers totalling USD 2.23 billion in the 3G and 4G auction last

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airlink Mobile / Claro / Movistar
Countries: Argentina
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