Four local telecom companies Zong, Mobilink, Ufone and Telenor qualified for the economy.
- Zong was the highest bidder in the 3G auciton, claiming a 10 MHz 3G band licence, qualifying for the 4G licence.
- Mobilink bagged the other 10 MHz 3G licence on the auction block. It did not bid for the 4G licence.
- Ufone, which had initially bid for the 15 MHz of 3G band, got 5 Mhz band of 3G. However, due to the way it initially bid, it was disqualified for the 4G licence bid.
- Telenor Pakistan won a 5 MHz 3G licence.
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said that the remaining licence 4G license reserved for new entrants will be sold in the coming months.
3G / 4G spectrum Auction Results 23rd April 2014