Thailand to add 5MHz to 1,800MHz spectrum auction in Nov

Tuesday 30 June 2015 | 11:08 CET | News
Thailand will auction 30MHz of 1,800MHz spectrum in the tender scheduled for November, up from the previously planned 25MHz, local newspaper The Nation reports. Thailand's National Broadband Committee approved CAT Telecom's proposal to return 5MHz in the of 1,800MHz spectrum that is spectrum currently owned by Total Access Communication (DTAC) to the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) to be put up for auction this year. According to ICT Minister Pornchai Rujiprapa, the additional bandwidth is worth between THB 5 billion and THB 6 billion.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: CAT Telecom / DTAC / Total Access Communication / TrueMove
Countries: Thailand
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