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3G Spectrum For CDMA Operators To Be Auctioned

The Communication and IT Ministry has decided to auction 3G spectrum to CDMA operators. 3G Spectrum For CDMA Operators To Be Auctioned This is announced by telecom minister Mr A. Raja in a press conference.

He said that the allocation of spectrum would be done on the basis of the recommendations of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. Earlier, it was decided to allot the spectrum on the basis of subscriber base of the operator. He also assures that the auction would be completed by October.

3G-spectrum auction by October: Telecom Minister

Telecom Minister A RajaNew Delhi, Aug 28 : Telecom Minister A Raja today said the auction process for 3G spectrum would be completed by October-end and services could start by this year itself.

"The spectrum auction process would be end by October and I want the operators to roll out their 3G services within this year," Raja said.

Sources said BSNL and MTNL, who are in the midst of launching pilots for 3G, would launch the high-end services by the end of this year.

Ultra portable laptop computer launched

New Delhi, Jan 18 :Ultra Laptop Computer Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology, A. Raja, today launched ultra portable range of laptops of HCL here today.

Raja said that affordability of systems will ensure that the power of computing reaches to everyone, especially, the homes, education sector and the small and medium businesses.

There is an increased corporate participation in bringing IT within the reach of the common man by introducing innovative computing solutions.

He said that new launch will prove a boom in the IT sector.