Kyrgyzstan concludes 800MHz spectrum sale

29 Sep 2015

Kyrgyzstan’s State Property Management Fund has reportedly concluded an auction of LTE-suitable spectrum in the 800MHz band, local news source Tazabek reports. With the sale process having offered up three lots of frequencies in the aforementioned band, these were split as follows: 806MHz-811MHz/847MHz-852MHz, 811MHz-816MHz/852MHz-857MHz and 816MHz-821MHz/857MHz-862MHz. Having set a price of KGS238.803 million (USD3.48 million) per concession, the three winning bidders have been named as Nur Telecom (O!), Sky Mobile (Beeline) and Megacom (Kyrgyzstan). The report did not, however, note which concession had been awarded to which company.