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Thai mobile operator dtac to join 4G auction

Total Access Communication PLC (dtac) is gearing up and confident to participate in the upcoming 1800 MHz spectrum auction this August, following the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC)’s resolution on the 1800 MHz final draft auction rule notification which did not include a spectrum cap that already existed and will be expired and combined with the […]Read More

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Approval of 3G licenses pending conclusions on service details

BANGKOK, 19 April 2013 (NNT) – The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has not been able to endorse the 3G licenses of three mobile phone service providers as conclusions are yet to be drawn on three issues related to their services. The three issues concerning the 3G licenses which the NTC was unable to conclude consist […]Read More

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CAT Telecom puts brakes on DTAC 3G launch

CAT Telecom chief executive officer Jirayuth Rungsrithong said the agency would advise Total Access Communication (DTAC) to wait for a reply from the Office of the Attorney-General before launching commercial third-generation services. He added that DTAC’s clinching of a permit last month from the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to install and use a 3G wireless […]Read More

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TrueMove fires latest salvo in row over DTAC ownership

Complaint over foreign holdings filed with NTC TrueMove yesterday filed a further complaint against Total Access Communication (DTAC) over what it claims is its rival’s foreign ownership. The complaint this time was lodged with the national telecom watchdog, following similar approaches last week to the Crime Suppression Division and the Business Development Department. Read more: […]Read More

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3G deal will give True, CAT the edge

But many more hurdles need to be cleared before the project can take off The tie-up between CAT Telecom and True Corp to offer 3G cellular service could give both a competitive edge but their race to 3G supremacy still faces hurdles. It still remains uncertain whether the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) will quickly grant […]Read More

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Thailand’s NTC study faults CAT-True 3G deal

NTC says deal will deter retail competition The CAT Telecom-True Group deals might contravene the new frequency allocation law and deter competition in the 3G retail market, according to a study by the National Telecommunications Commission. The NTC on February 9 initiated the study of the deals, which pave the way for CAT and True’s […]Read More

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NTC is confident “Number Portability” coming soon in Thailand

BANGKOK, 9 November 2010 (NNT)-The National Telecommunication Commission (NTC) has said the Number Portability service will be in full operation sooner than previously announced, from December 15 to December 5th. Following the recent progress report, the NTC has disclosed that service providers including AIS, DTAC, TrueMove, and CAT Telecom are now ready to operate up […]Read More

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NTC confirms 5 Thai mobile operators to provide number portability

BANGKOK, 1 November 2010 (NNT)- The National Telecommunication Commission (NTC) has confirmed that 5 mobile phone operators will provide a number portability service for their customers. The service will allow consumers to switch from one service provider to another without having to change the numbers. Five mobile phone companies, including AIS, DTAC, True Move, CAT, […]Read More