Macau awards three 3G concessions

25 Oct 2006

The government of Macau yesterday awarded third-generation mobile telephony licences to Hutchison Telephone Macau (owned by Hong Kong’s Hutchison Telecommunications International), China Unicom’s local subsidiary Macau Unicom and local operator Companhia de Telecomunicacoes de Macau. The winners beat bids from Hong Kong’s SmarTone-Vodafone and Macau’s Kong Seng Paging.