Cablevision added to list of 4G interested parties

15 Sep 2014

Argentine cable operator Cablevision has been added to a list of existing Argentine cellcos – Claro, Personal, Movistar and Nextel – and media holding Grupo Uno which have acquired the tender documents to participate in a 3G and 4G LTE mobile licence auction, Infobae reports, cited by Telecompaper. Interested firms have until 17 September to buy the bidding conditions for USD24,000, and the Argentine government expects to award the spectrum permits on 31 October. On offer is spectrum in the 700MHz and 1700MHz/2100MHz (AWS) frequency bands, as well as the remaining regional 3G spectrum in the 850MHz (SRMC) and 1900MHz (PCS) ranges.

Argentina, Cablevision (FiberTel)