0
Wireless

Court stays 800 MHz spectrum allocation to Ollo

Friday 17 May 2013 | 01:48 CET | News
The Bangladesh High Court has stayed the allocation of 800 MHz spectrum to M/S New Generation Graphics Limited (NGGL) for free. Wimax operator Banglalion petitioned the court in protest of the free spectrum allocation. The court gave the Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (BTRC) and the telecommunications ministry ten days to respond to the ruling. NGGL has formed a joint venture with Bangladesh Internet Exchange Limited (BIEL) and Russia's Multinet to provide Wimax services under the Ollo brand. The services are currently only available in Dhaka City. The BTRC says it

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Multinet
Countries: Bangladesh
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Ollo to receive LTE licence

Published 07 Nov 2013 23:20 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi Wimax operator Ollo is set to get an LTE licence with 40 MHz of spectrum at a price of BDT 2.46 billion. The ...

BTRC submits amendment to let fixed ISPs get WiMAX licences

Published 05 Jun 2013 09:51 CET | Bangladesh
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has recently sent a draft amendment to the Broadband Wireless ...

BTRC defends free spectrum for Airtel

Published 04 Jun 2013 01:12 CET | Bangladesh
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) have told the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) that Airtel did ...

Ollo's Wimax base hits 25,000

Published 03 Jun 2013 03:25 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi Wimax operator Ollo has seen its user base hit 25,000 customers. Ollo is a joint venture between local ISPs NGGL and ...

Internet base in Bangladesh grows to 33.04 mln

Published 30 May 2013 03:51 CET | Bangladesh
The number of internet users in Bangladesh rose to 33.04 million in April, from 31.80 million in March, according to figures from ...

Ollo applies to pay for Wimax spectrum in Bangladesh

Published 15 May 2013 13:31 CET | Bangladesh
The Bangladeshi government is set to award Wimax spectrum to Ollo, a joint venture between local ISPs NGGL and Bangladesh ...

Banglalion questions 800 MHz spectrum allocation

Published 14 May 2013 04:58 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi Wimax operator Banglalion has lodged a petition with the High Court questioning the 800 MHz spectrum allocation to ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

04 Aug Intred Q2 2021
04 Aug Softbank fiscal Q1
04 Aug Digi International fiscal Q3
04 Aug Lumen Technologies Q2
04 Aug EA fiscal Q1
04 Aug 8x8 fiscal Q1
04 Aug Viavi Q4
04 Aug Inseego Q2 2021
04 Aug Qorvo fiscal Q1
04 Aug Roku Q2 2021
04 Aug Aferian interim results
04 Aug Liberty Latin America Q2 2021
04 Aug Smith Micro Q2 2021
05 Aug Viasat fiscal Q1
05 Aug Motorola Solutions Q2
05 Aug Tucows Q2 2021
05 Aug WideOpenWest (Wow) Q2
05 Aug Vonage Q2 2021
05 Aug DigitalBridge Q2
05 Aug Gogo Q2 2021
05 Aug CommScope Q2
05 Aug Uniti Group Q2
05 Aug OTE Q2
05 Aug FireEye Q2
05 Aug InterDigital Q2
05 Aug Switch Q2 2021
05 Aug Cogent Communications Q2 2021
05 Aug BCE Q2 2021
05 Aug Starhub Q2 2021
05 Aug United Internet Q2 2021
05 Aug Swisscom Q2 2021
05 Aug ON Semiconductor analysts meeting
05 Aug Frontier Communications investors meeting
05 Aug FCC meeting
::: More Calendar Items