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beijing time on march 29th noon news ( chiang junmu ) ideacellular is india's latest operators that launch 3g commercial, and rival bharti (bharti airtel), vodafone essar (vodafone essar) spectrum sharing agreement which look forward to long-term will be fulfilled soon too.
idea launched commercial 3g services in parts of himachal pradesh, from the capital shimla and baddi begins.
provide things including mobile tv
idea mall application store, video and a range of services .
the carrier said it will launch of 3g services in 200 cities and towns before the mid-april , to the end of 2012 covers 4000 towns.
the negotiation between idea and bharti , vodafone essar also entered the final stages . no operators get all 22 indian telecom service area licenses in the spectrum auction , required to sign roaming and spectrum sharing protocol to obtain nationwide coverage.
larger operators may want this level of coverage , bharti / vodafone / idea alliance will make a huge threat to state-owned operators (c114 note: in delhi, mumbai, mtnl has 3g spectrum license in addition to these two places and extrinsic country have licenses bsnl).
in these three operators, bharti has 13 telecom service areas 3g spectrum , idea has 11 regional spectrum , vodafone owns nine regional spectrum , but the latter is more concentrated in large cities,it costs two times of
idea twice .three operators have shared through a joint venture indus towers , the joint venture has about 110,000 sites .
idea is considering selling 7500 tower station which are not within the scope of indus, valued at $ 1 billion .
so far, the commercial that launch 3g business in india as private operators are bharti , vodafone essar , aircel, reliance telecom, tata teleservices (tata teleservices), at the same time, both bsnl and mtnl have the concession and have provided services before 3g spectrum auction in 2010.