Bangladeshi 3G spectrum auction postponed until 31 July

Tuesday 7 May 2013 | 10:35 CET | News
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has rescheduled the 3G spectrum auction for 31 July, delaying it from the original date of 25 June. The BTRC took the decision at a meeting, because it needs more time to prepare fully for the auction. BTRC chairman Sunil Kanti Bose confirmed the new date while talking to journalists after the meeting.

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