EKIP delegation visits RATEL

Belgrade, 21 October 2019 - Delegation of the Agency for electronic communications and postal services of Montenegro (EKIP), headed by the Council President Branko Kovijanić and Executive Director...

Coordination meeting in Vienna

Zagreb, 14 October, 2019 – Vienna hosted an international coordination meeting of the representatives of the competent regulatory authorities of Austria (RTR), Bosnia and Herzegovina (CRA),...

Cooperation between Serbia and Turkey

Ankara, 9 October 2019 - A memorandum of understanding was signed between the Serbian Electronic Communications and Postal Services Regulatory Authority (RATEL) and Turkey's Information and...

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Allocation of new mobile radio frequencies: consultation launched in Switzerland

Biel/Bienne, 31.05.2017 - New mobile radio frequencies will become available from 2019. The Federal Office of Communications (OFCOM) is therefore launching a consultation regarding how the new...

EU coordinates key spectrum to boost connectivity in run-up to 5G

Bruxelles, 25 April 2017 - The Council today adopted a decision which will ensure the release of high-quality airwaves for wireless broadband services in all EU member states in order to boost...

Auction for the 700 MHz spectrum in Finland

Helsinki, 24 November 2016 - The auction of six operating licences within the 703 - 733 MHz and 758 - 788 MHz bands concluded within one day. The auction was carried out electronically over the...

Draft Opinion on the Commission’s proposal for a decision on the use of the 470-790 MHz band in the EU, adopted in EP Committee

European Parliament, 25 April 2016 – The Committee on Culture and Education formulated its Draft Opinion for the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy on the proposal for a decision of...

700 MHz band - Final results of the allocation procedure in France

Paris, 24 November 2015 - The final results of the spectrum auction are as follows: operator SFR has first position in the band and has been allocated two blocks of 5 MHz, for a bid in the amount...

Announcement of the Polish auction results

Warsaw, 20 Noiembrie 2015 - The President of the UKE decided on 19 reservations auction of frequencies in the 800 and 2600 MHz.

The 700 MHz band will be awarded for mobile communications in Austria

Vienna, 7 August 2015 - The digitization of broadcasting will make available another frequency band for mobile communications in the next few years. The frequency range between 694-790 MHz is...

Ukrainian provider PEOPLEnet is informing subscribers on coverage changes

5 August 2015 - Inkeeping with the optimization of the network of "Telesystems of Ukraine", starting with 1 September 2015, the coverage area of this network changes. The new coverage map...

The Ukrainian President has signed the Decree on the 4G Introduction starting 2017

Kyiv, 23 July 2015 - The President has signed the Decree on the 4G Introduction in Ukraine. According to Decree No. 445/2015 On Ensuring Conditions for the Introduction of the Fourth-Generation...

German Spectrum Auction Finished

Mainz, 19 June 2015 - After 16 days and 181 rounds the spectrum auction for mobile broadband ended today in Mainz. All three companies, Telefónica Deutschland GmbH & Co. OHG, Telekom...

ARCEP submits its methods of allocation and terms of use for 700 MHz frequencies

Paris, 19 June 2015 - Yesterday, on Thursday, 18 June, ARCEP submitted its draft decisions on the future assignment and allocation of the 700 MHz band to the members of the Electronic...

Results of the Lamy Report Public Consultation on 700MHz spectrum band

Bruxelles, 10 June 2015 - The results of the consultation suggest that an EU coordinated approach, a common roadmap as well as a cost-efficient transition are needed for a successful release of the...

German regulator launched 700 MHz auction

27 May 2015
Bundesnetzagentur is awarding spectrum in the 700 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz and 1.5 GHz bands for mobile/fixed communications networks in an auction.

Broadcasters urge regulators to consider the future use of the UHF band with extreme caution

2 April 2015
The second – and final – ITU-R Conference Preparatory Meeting (CPM) has concluded in Geneva with a report that will form the basis for upcoming discussions at the...

Ofcom gives green light for "TV white space" wireless technology

London, 12 February 2015
Ofcom has today given the green light for industry to harness the benefits of an innovative new wireless technology, following a series of successful industry trials....

MTS Launches LTE-800 MHz Network in the Moscow Region

27 January 2015
Moscow, Russian Federation - Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (“MTS” – NYSE: MBT), the leading telecommunications provider in Russia and the CIS, announces that it has launched...

New spectrum bands for the development of broadband communications in Germany

BnetzA, 29 January 2015
The German regulator issued a decision on launching the selection procedure for awarding the specrum un the 700 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz and in the 1.5 GHz bands for...

Result of the 2013 multiband auction driven by consistently offensive bidding strategy on the part of all three contenders

Vienna, 23 October 2013
Auction design is state-of-the-art
The multiband auction was conducted in the form of a combinatorial clock auction (CCA).

Italy 4G auction attracts €3.95bn, tops forecasts

By Giada Zampano, Dow Jones Newswires, Thu 29 September 2011
All four mobile operators win chunks of spectrum; proceeds to fund country's telco sector.

Live Network Tests Show LTE Network is 9-Times Faster Than 3G Network

By: Ian Mansfield | 12th Apr 2011
Network testing company, Epitiro says that it has completed the first independent speed, latency and voice quality-of-experience analysis on a commercially...

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