Third GSM licence for Moldova

6 Oct 2006

Information Development Minister Vladimir Molozhen has announced that the country’s third GSM licence will be put out to tender in the next two months. The asking price will be USD8 million, half to be paid within 30 days and the rest within two years. According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms database, the existing mobile operators Voxtel and Moldcell had 1.1 million sunbscribers between them at the end of June 2006, 64% of whom were with Voxtel.