• Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    NBTC board gives the nod to auction rules for 700MHz
    THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) board yesterday approved in principle the draft rules for recall of the 700MHz band for auctioning.
    Economy
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    700MHz auction up for debate 
    THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) board will hold an extraordinary meeting on January 15 to discuss the draft rule for auctioning the 700MHz band.
    Tech
  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:00
    NBTC OFFERS FREE INTERNET 
    The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will provide free high-speed Internet to 600,000 households, totalling 1.8 million people in 3,920 villages in the remote areas of Thailand, for three years.
    Tech
  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 17:51
    NBTC to offer free Internet access in remote areas
    The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will provide free high-speed Internet access to 600,000 households totalling 1.8 million people in 3,920 villages in remote areas for three years.
    Economy
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    DTAC takes possession of licences for 2 bands 
    DTAC TriNet yesterday received spectrum licences for the 900 MHz and 1800 MHz bands from the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC).
    Corporate
  • Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
    NBTC sets up panels to steer auction
    THE National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has set up two working panels to prepare for the auction of a 700MHz spectrum band for providing 5G wireless broadband services.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    NBTC and Chulalongkorn University sign MoU on 5G testing centre
    THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chulalongkorn University to collaborate on a 5G wireless broadband technology testing centre at the university.
    Economy
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
    NBTC prepares spectrum for 5G services
    The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has appointed a working panel to recall the spectrum bands from the state agencies for reallocation, including for 5G services.
    Economy
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    NBTC scopes out timeframe for auction
    THE auction of the 700MHz band is expected to take place in the middle of next year or late that year, according to the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) subpanel tasked with recalling the 700MHz band.
    Economy
  • Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:00
    Digital TV operators see sunny days ahead after regulator eases up
    Thailand’s digital TV industry is expected to see brighter prospects without layoffs next year, after the National Broadcasting and Television Commission (NBTC) regulator announced measures to help the industry to survive. 
    Corporate
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:28
    Digital-TV operators’ shares surge on news of NBTC plan to ease their financial problems
    Share prices of some listed terrestrial digital-TV broadcasters surged in morning trading on Tuesday following reports of the telecom regulator’s plan to launch measures to ease their financial difficulties.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
    Telecoms regulator to emphasise incentives in 2019 as it prepares for 5G
    THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) yesterday announced its next year’s plans, which focus on extending a lifeline to the ailing digital TV licence holders and encouraging telecom operators to bid for new spectra.
    Economy
  • Sun, 02 Dec 2018 13:17
    Finance Minister wants free Internet SIMs given to underprivileged
    The Finance Ministry has proposed that the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) give free Internet SIM cards to low-income earners on the state welfare card scheme.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 17:36
    NBTC and MIC of Japan to hold 5G development workshop
    The office of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) and the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) of Japan will jointly host a workshop on “Future of ICT Application and Broadcasting for 5G and Beyond” on December 3-4 at the St Regis Hotel Bangkok.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
    NBTC board gives green light to reclaim spectra from state agencies
    THE final version of rules for reclaiming spectrum bands from state agencies was endorsed yesterday at a board meeting of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC).
    Economy
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