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Bangladesh 3G hopefuls will line up for beauty contest

22 FEB 2010

Bangladesh’s telecom minister Rajiuddin Ahmed Raju has told journalists that 3G licences will be awarded via a qualitative ‘beauty contest’ procedure rather than a straightforward monetary auction, notes Telegeography. The minister said the state did not want to repeat mistakes made in the country’s WiMAX auctions, where licence prices were pushed up too high.

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