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US regulator narrowly retains the power to conduct spectrum auctions
Sep 30, 2022 by Richard Haas

US legislators will temporarily extend the powers of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) until mid-December, but the planned auction of 3.1—3.45 GHz spectrum remains uncertain.

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Doreen Bogdan-Martin elected ITU secretary-general
Sep 29, 2022 by Laura Sear

She will be the first woman to lead the UN specialised agency in its 157-year history.

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Russian telecoms industry doubts government’s 5G spectrum plans
Sep 28, 2022 by Jaroslaw Adamowski

The Kremlin claims Russian 5G development plans remain unchanged despite the country’s war against Ukraine and resulting Western economic pressure. However, industry observers say the sanctions could derail 5G rollout in the country.

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India aims for legal clarity over auctions
Sep 27, 2022 by Richard Handford

The draft Indian Telecommunication Bill 2022 seeks to remove ambiguity about when the government can award spectrum through auctions or an administrative process.

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