Far EasTone only major player to win WiMAX licence

26 Jul 2007

Taiwan’s Far EasTone was the only major telco to win a WiMAX licence in an auction this morning, beating Chunghwa Telecom and Taiwan Mobile. PHS mobile operator First International Telecom (Fitel) was reportedly also confident of obtaining a concession for the northern region of the country, competing with Tatung Telecom, WiMAX Telecom and Global On Corporation.