Govt to issue spectrum auction information soon
ISLAMABAD: The government will shortly issue the Information Memorandum about the spectrum auction to mobile companies operating in Pakistan, a statement said.
The Spectrum Auction Committee that met on Thursday with Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar in the chair informed this to the chief executive officers (CEOs) of the mobile companies, it said.
The operators shared their views and gave valuable feedback regarding introduction of latest technologies in relation to the forthcoming spectrum auction, it said.
The committee said that Information Memorandum will be issued shortly. The Information Memorandum is being prepared by international professional consultants, keeping in view the objectives of promoting technological growth, fostering competition in the sector and getting the best value of the scarce national resource of spectrum, the statement said. Federal Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid, Minister of State for Information Technology Anusha Rehman Khan and senior officials of the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of IT and PTA attended the meeting.