Aside from the 700 MHz frequency, Globe also acquired additional frequency allocation
in the 2600 MHz band following acquisition of San Miguels telecommunication assets, enabling the countrys leading telecommunications provider to expand coverage and enhance capacities.
With the momentum provided by the President's action, the DICT should now work for the issuance of an executive order that would revise the existing procedure on frequency allocation
to make it responsive to the times.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is in process of formulating a framework for test and development of new technologies like 5G and identification of spectrum bands in coordination with Frequency Allocation
Former telecom minister A Raja and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) MP Kanimozhi are among the accused in the six-year-old case, which involved both politicians and government officials illegally undercharging mobile telephone companies for frequency allocation
licenses, and then using it to create 2G spectrum subscriptions for cell phones.
After the frequency allocation
, Vodafone was granted 5 MegaHZ only for $335m, while Etisalat obtained 10 Megahertz for $535.
The government had issued the notification on Dec 19, placing the control of the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra), Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra), Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) and Frequency Allocation
Board (FAB) under their respective ministries.
Nargis Nasir, Member PEMRA Punjab, Shaheen Habibullah Member PEMRA Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Salman Baig Director Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, Waqar Ahmed Deputy Director Frequency Allocation
Board and senior Management of PEMRA were also present during the bidding proceedings.
Ismail Shah, ED Frequency Allocation
Board (FAB), Brig.
The organization expressed that PTA and the Frequency Allocation
Board (FAB) had set up a mottled band available to be purchased, which brought on the organization immense misfortunes amid the year.
According to the company, this frequency allocation
is in addition to the 10 MHz that it already uses and together with the receipt of 5 MHz band that Hot Mobile Ltd, a party to the joint venture (JV) with Partner, the company will be able to realize a 20 MHz band for its 4G services.
Each cell independently decides i) the frequency allocation
using the RL algorithms and ii) the power allocation based on convex optimization algorithms.
1]200 crore from Swan Telecom to the DMK-owning Kalaignar TV for the frequency allocation
licenses at cheap price by the Union Telecom Department, when Raja was the minister.