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Honduras preparing tender for fourth mobile licence

Tuesday 22 November 2016 | 11:42 CET | News
Honduras has begun preparing a tender to attract the country's fourth mobile operator, reports local daily El Heraldo, citing Ebal Diaz, president of telecom regulator Conatel. The aim is to auction spectrum in the 900MHz and 2500MHz bands with a view to persuading international operators to invest in the country. "Competition is always healthy… and we need to increase broadband penetration," said Diaz, adding that "we currently have two operators and the state-owned one, which has to grow." The three mobile operators – Tigo, Claro and Hondutel – share around 7.7 million active lines,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Claro / Hondutel / Tigo
Countries: Honduras
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