ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is in process of finalizing selection of consultants for spectrum auction of next generation mobile services (3G) as the authority is evaluating technical and financial proposals.
The evaluation committee of PTA constituted for evaluation of bids has already opened proposals submitted by various consultants for spectrum auction of next generation services.
Official sources on Monday said, “PTA’s evaluation committee is engaged to finalize selection of consultants after evaluating the technical and financial proposals as per relevant rules.”
The sources said the Authority has received very encouraging response from local and international firms for its offer of spectrum auction consultancy.
They said PTA, in response to its advertisements for hiring of a consultant of international repute, published in national and international newspapers and on Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) website had received seven bids from various
With regard to consultants responsibilities, the sources said they would provide professional analysis, input, advice and recommendations on the whole auction process as per PTA’s Request for Proposal (RFP) and Terms of References (ToRs), and for successful completion of auction in a transparent manner, averting collusion, ensuring competition and complete transparency.