AKEP opens 2600MHz tender

26 Feb 2015

Albania’s telecoms watchdog, the Authority of Electronic and Postal Communications (AKEP) has opened a tender for frequencies in the 2600MHz band. The regulator is offering up 14 2×5MHz blocks of paired spectrum in the 2500MHz-2570MHz/2620MHz-2690MHz range and ten 5MHz blocks of unpaired spectrum at 2570MHz-2620MHz. Paired spectrum carries a minimum price of EUR750,000 (USD851,490) per block, whilst the unpaired frequencies have a reserve price of EUR60,000 per block. The deadline for submitting bids is 9 April 2015.