Claro, Tigo awarded Paraguay 4G spectrum

Wednesday 16 December 2015 | 11:35 CET | News
Paraguay's telecoms regulator Conatel has assigned six blocks of mobile frequencies in the 1,700-2100 MHz (AWS) band to Claro (America Movil) and Tigo (Millicom), reports local daily Ultima Hora. An auction wasn't required because Personal (Telecom Italia) decided against making an offer and Claro and Tigo were given the 4G spectrum blocks they requested for a total of USD 90 million, or USD 15 million for each 5+5 MHz block, the basic cost set out in the initial tender conditions. The concessions have been granted for a period of five years and the operators have until June-August 2016 to

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / Claro / Millicom / Tigo
Countries: Paraguay
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