Sutel to launch wireless tender in April

19 Jan 2010

The Costa Rican telecom regulator, Sutel, has confirmed that it will launch a tender for wireless licences in April, with the hope of completing the award of the new concessions in the second half of the year. ‘We believe that in September, we’ll be giving the operators the new concessions,’ said Sutel’s president, George Miley. Companies interested in bidding include America Movil, Spain’s Telefonica and regional mobile operator Digicel, Sutel said in a statement.