Jordan Plans Radio Spectrum Auction Next Year

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Jordan's telecoms regulator the TRC has outlined plans to auction of radio spectrum to the incumbent mobile networks and for the possible launch of a new mobile network into the country.

The regulator is planning auctions in the 1800Mhz, 2.1Ghz, 2.3Ghz and 2.6Ghz bands.

The 1800Mhz spectrum will be valid for all sorts of mobile services, with the 2.1Ghz band will be limited to 3G services only. The higher 2.3Ghz and 2.6Ghs bands will be limited to 4G based services.

The reserve prices have been set at:

  • 32.5 Million Jordanian Dinars for each frequency band (5+5 MHz) in the 1800 MHz range 
  • 25 Million Jordanian Dinars for each frequency band (5+5 MHz) in the 2100 MHz range 
  • 2 Million Jordanian Dinars for each frequency unit (5 MHz) in the 2300 MHz range for Fixed Broadband Wireless Access services. 
  • 10.8 Million Jordanian Dinars for each frequency unit (5 MHz) in the 2300 MHz range for Mobile Telecommunication services. 
  • 18.75 Million Jordanian Dinars for each frequency band (5+5 MHz) in the 2600 MHz range

Applicants for the auction have to submit letters of interest by the 17th January 2013.

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