March 13

Vietnam Kicks off First 5G Spectrum Auction

Vietnam’s Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has reportedly opened its long-awaited 5G spectrum auction to all players, starting with the 2500-2600 MHz band, with more bands to follow in the coming days.

According to the official Vietnam News Agency, the MIC opened the auction on Thursday, offering 15-year 5G licences for the 2500-2600 MHz band, with a starting price of VND3.9 trillion (US$158 million).

Photo courtesy of Đức Trịnh.

Source: Developing Telecoms (link opens in a new window)

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