Five confirmed in bid for GSM licence

27 Jun 2008

According to the Sofia Echo five companies have bought documentation for participation in the tender to issue a fourth GSM licence. The five contenders are reported to be Russia’s TransTelecom, Mobil World, Palladium Capital, Turkcell and Cosmo Bulgaria Mobile. The starting price for bids has been set by the Communications Regulatory Commission (CRC) at BGL38 million (USD30.5 million); the winner is expected to be announced by mid-July.

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