Personal Paraguay urges Conatel to speed up 4G tender

Friday 12 December 2014 | 21:20 CET | News
Paraguayan mobile telephony operator Personal asked the country's telecoms services Conatel regulator to speed up the tender to award 4G spectrum, Telesemana reports, citing company's Institutional Relations manager Francisco Gutierrez. The telco was initially expected to take place this year but Conatel recently affirmed that it was still carrying out technical studies to elaborate the tender documents. Conatel aims to award spectrum in the 1,700MHz band. Gutierrez said that Personal and Claro should be the only authorised operators to participate in future auction as Tigo and Vox already

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Conatel Paraguay / Personal Paraguay
Countries: Paraguay
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