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  1. News - Hong Kong - COMMUNICATIONS

    Government favours splitting 3G spectrum further

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Option to split 3G spectrum favoured The government has said it favours a "mixed-mode" approach to reassigning the frequency spectrum for 3G mobile ... of the spectrum, the impact would be that "the download speed will become slower and phone calls will get cut off more often". Consequently, users may not get 3G signal at certain indoor areas, ...

  2. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    PCCW starts legal battle to block auction of 3G mobile phone spectrum

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 04:46am by Austin Chiu

    ... of the city's 3G mobile spectrum and auctioning it off later this year. The telecoms giant- which dominates the city's HK$63 billion phone industry through its mobile subsidiary HKT- is challenging ... of the 3G spectrum held by four incumbent mobile phone firms- HKT, CSL New World Mobility, Hutchison Telephone and SmarTone. It then plans to auction it off and reassign it when the current licences ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Industry sources doubt China Mobile will clean up at 3G spectrum auction

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 04:54am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com China Mobile 'unlikely' to clean up in 3G sale China Mobile is unlikely to win the third of the 3G spectrum about to be prised away from the city's four incumbent 3G mobile network operators and put up for auction, sources close to the matter say. Local operators have also vastly inflated the cost of reassigning 3G spectrum share from ...

  4. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Hong Kong reassigns 3G spectrum amid fears of service degradation

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 07:54pm by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Four current operators express disappointment and warn of poorer services for consumers HK to auction 3G spectrum in market shake-up Hong Kong's telecommunications sector is headed for a shake-up that could test the patience of consumers and local network operators, after the government's decision to reassign the existing 3G mobile spectrum ...

  5. Business - China Business - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    China Mobile sets its sights on auction of reassigned 3G spectrum

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 02:52am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... win China Mobile, the world's largest wireless network operator, is moving forward with plans to bid for the reassigned 3G spectrum that the Hong Kong government will take back from ... the Communications Authority, announced last Friday its decision to use a "hybrid" approach in renewing the expiring 3G spectrum licences in the 1.9-gigahertz to 2.2GHz band of SmarTone ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Consumers fret over phone service when firms lose third of 3G spectrum

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 05:03am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com Government's decision to seize and auction a third of the 3G spectrum has consumers fretting about the effect on data and voice services Worries about service after spectrum grab Consumers facing the prospect of poorer service due to a shake-up of the 3G mobile market say they are anxious about the impact of the move. The city's 11 million ...

  7. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Hong Kong 3G mobile spectrum decision down to the wire

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com 3G spectrum decision down to wire Hong Kong's leading mobile network operators are holding steadfast to renewing their 3G spectrum licences, as time ... and PCCW's HKT described in separate interviews their hope that the government would re-assign to them their 3G spectrum, ensuring no future degradation of mobile services across the city. ...

  8. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Hong Kong telecoms giant mulls response to government's spectrum shake-up

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 04:17am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... to reassign existing 3G mobile spectrum allocations. "I don't want to start shaking spears at the moment, but I think the industry has to study what it is that the government and its ... is probably going to take a view on it, and where that leads I don't know yet," he said. "This is not an instant thing. Our 3G spectrum licence does not expire until [October] 2016. ...

  9. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    3G spectrum deprival may cost consumers, operators up to HK$15.5B

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... b Consumers will bear the brunt of an estimated HK$15.5 billion in costs imposed by the government's plan to seize and reauction chunks of 3G spectrum now in use, according to a study ... Telecommunications Hong Kong and PCCW's HKT have argued that the government must follow long-standing industry practice and automatically renew their 3G spectrum licences on the 2.1-gigahertz band. ...

  10. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    HKT sees more debate ahead for government's 3G spectrum plan

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... HKT, which posted strong first-half earnings yesterday, are hoping the government's plan to seize and reassign chunks of 3G spectrum currently in use would stir more debate among ... Telecommunications Hong Kong have urged the government to follow international practice by renewing their 3G spectrum allocations in the 1.9 to 2.2-gigahertz band, which are due to expire in October 2016. ...




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