Islamabad- Pakistan Telecommunication Authority will auction 3G and 4G spectrum licenses on Wednesday . The auction will be held in two phases, for which four Pakistani cellular companies have submitted their bids. 3G and 4G spectrums will help public access to next generation telecom services across the country.

PTA Chairman Dr. Tariq Ismail in an interview said the availability of high speed mobile broadband services in both urban and rural areas would encourage a more connected community and promote E-commerce. He said this will generate more than 900,000 jobs and have multiple benefits for the economy.