FILE PHOTO: Customers wait for service at the AIS shop in Bangkok, Thailand, February 25, 2016. Picture taken February 25, 2016. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha/File Photo
Thailand’s telecoms regulator raised over 100 billion baht ($3.21 billion) for 48 licenses for 5G services on Sunday, ahead of an expected commercial rollout later this year.
Total Access Communication Pcl, or DTAC (DTAC.BK), won two licenses.
Two state-run operators, CAT Telecom and TOT, won two and four licenses, respectively.
Reporting by Patpicha Tanakasempipat; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman