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CAT asks to use 1,800, 850 MHz spectrum for 4G

Wednesday 19 August 2015 | 14:27 CET | News
Thailand's CAT Telecom has requested a permit from the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) to use its 1,800MHz and 850MHz spectrum to provide 4G services, The Nation reports. If the NBTC grants the request, Dtac and True would also benefit through their existing collaboration with CAT. Sanpachai Huvanandana, CAT's acting CEO, said the spectrum upgrade was part of CAT's new business plan to survive market competition. Dtac has already asked for CAT's permission to use 10MHz of its 1800MHz frequencies to provide 4G services, to complement Dtac's existing 4G service on

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: CAT Telecom / DTAC / True Move
Countries: Thailand
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