3G Spectrum Licenses Auction – Ukraine

    November 2014

    On 5 November 2014 the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the Terms of 3G Spectrum Licenses Auction (the “3G Terms”), developed by the National Commission for Communications and Informatization of Ukraine (the “National Commission”) and aimed at launching 3G mobile communications technology in Ukraine.

    The 3G Terms have been prepared on the basis of (i) Law of Ukraine on Radio Frequency Resource of Ukraine, (ii) Procedure for Attraction of Extrabudgetary Funds for Conversion of Radio Frequency Resource of Ukraine within Radio Frequency Bandwidths of General Use, (iii) Governmental Resolution on Certain Aspects of Conversion of Radio Frequency Resource of Ukraine within Radio Frequency Bandwidths of General Use, (iv) Tender Procedure for Licensing Radio Frequency Resource of Ukraine, (v) License Conditions on Use of Radio Frequency Resource of Ukraine, as well as other applicable laws of Ukraine.