More about "900 MHz"
Déjà vu for Malaysia with 900 MHz direct award
Jun 28, 2021
by Richard Handford

The country’s minister of communications and multimedia has awarded 2 x 5 MHz in the 900 MHz band directly to local company Altel without an open tender—a year after making an identical decision, which was later revoked. Read more...

Balkan states accelerate 5G auction plans
Jun 17, 2021
by Jaroslaw Adamowski

Regulators in Croatia, Serbia, North Macedonia have announced plans to sell 5G spectrum this year Read more...

Moldova to auction 450 MHz, 900 MHz and 2.6 GHz next month
May 27, 2021
by Jaroslaw Adamowski

The Moldovan administration will use a sealed bid format rather than their usual combinatorial clock auction approach. Read more...

Australian minister chooses hybrid approach to 850/900 MHz assignment
May 06, 2021
by Richard Handford

The Australian government wants to reserve some frequencies for incumbent mobile operators in an auction of the 850 MHz and 900 MHz bands. Read more...

Cosmic radio signals search enters “new era”
Dec 22, 2020
by Dugie Standeford

A more systematic survey of nearby stars and better analysis of the data acquired mean we can expect more radio signal "events" akin to the recent one from Proxima Centauri, says Michael Garrett, director of the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics. Read more...

Slovakia completes delayed 700, 900, 1800 MHz auction
Nov 25, 2020
by Manuel R. Marti

Slovakian regulator the RÚ says four telecoms firms companies have acquired spectrum in the 700, 900 and 1800 MHz bands for a total of €100.2 million. Read more...

Malaysia announces plan to switch off 3G by end-2021
Sep 08, 2020
by Richard Handford

Malaysia is to close 3G ahead of 2G, an unusual move for Asia where the priority has typically been to shut down the older technology first. Read more...

Malaysia surprises again with U-turn on 700 MHz licences
Jun 15, 2020
by Richard Handford

The Malaysian government cancelled the award of five 5G licences in the 700 MHz band, just three weeks after announcing the winners. Read more...

US regulator to approve 900 MHz band reshuffle
May 07, 2020
by Toby Youell

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plans to allow Anterix to claim "eminent domain" on holdout narrowband licensees in the USA’s 900 MHz band (896—901/935—940 MHz). Read more...

Intergovernmental feud blocks Belgian 5G spectrum auction
Mar 12, 2020
by Dugie Standeford

A demand by Belgium's communities and regions for a share of the proceeds from the country's planned 5G spectrum auction has stalled the process, prompting the regulator to offer short-term licences in the 3.6—3.8 GHz band.  Read more...