Smart set to get unified telecom licence

Tuesday 16 April 2013 | 04:22 CET | News
Nepalese rural telecommunications provider Smart Telecom is set to be issued with a unified telecom licence, as per the decision of the government. The company plans to soft-launch a GSM mobile service in the Kathmandu valley within the next eight months, eKantipur.com reports. The board of Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) recently decided to issue a unified telecommunications licence to both United Telecom Limited (UTL) and Smart Telecom, with the latter already paying licence fees. Smart has paid a total of NPR 200 million for licence fees and the first instalment of the licence

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Smart Telecom / United Telecom / UTL
Countries: Nepal
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