VIP Mobile Macedonia places ‘best offer’ for wireless spectrum, AEC says

9 Aug 2012

Macedonia’s national telecoms regulator the Agency for Electronic Communications (AEC) says that domestic mobile operator VIP Mobile (Macedonia) has submitted the ‘best offer’ for the rights to use radio frequencies in the 1720MHz-1730MHz and 1815MHz-1825MHz bands to provide public mobile networks and communication services throughout Macedonia. In a decision published on Tuesday, the AEC said that VIP Mobile, part of the Telekom Austria Group, offered EUR5.1 million (USD6.3 million) for the respective licences and is expected to pay for them ‘within ten days of the date of the relevant notification’.

North Macedonia, A1 Macedonia (formerly Vip)