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Ncell secures additional spectrum in 1,800 MHz band

Friday 20 December 2019 | 10:02 CET | News
Nepalese operator Ncell has acquired additional spectrum in the 1,800 MHz frequency band in the government's residual spectrum auction held on 18 December. State-owned Nepal Telecom also participated in the auction, The Himalayan Times reports. Ncell was the highest bidder in the spectrum auction, offering NPR 58 million per MHz, while Nepal Telecom's bid reached NPR 50 million per MHz.

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Companies: Ncell / Nepal Telecom
Countries: Nepal
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