Get Ready For 3G/4G Auction Tomorrow
Spectrum Auction for Next Generation Mobile Services to take place on 23rd April, 2014 at 11:00 a.m at Crystal Ball Room, Marriott Hotel, Islamabad.
Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is all prepared to conduct much-awaited spectrum auction of 3G and 4G technologies as the final round for the purpose would commence on Wednesday (April 23). It is expected that a total of 30Mhz in 2100Mhz band while 20Mhz in 1800Mhz band will be auctioned in lots.
All participating operators i.e. Ufone, Mobilink, Zong & Telenor will participate in the bidding process from their respective head-offices through Internet. The members of auction committee and media will be present to witness the auction.
The Bids for 3G/4G Auction will start with the base price and each bid will expire after 45 minutes, so this means that operators will have to bid higher before that to become standard highest bidder.
At the end of auction, the standard higher bidder will be granted the spectrum and a license to offer next-generation licenses. Auction may continue for several hours – if not days – till we get the final winners.