Journalists of "Prachachat Business" reported that on January 30, 2019 Mr. Wichao Rakphongphairoj President (Joint) Public Company True Corporation Limited It was discovered after the publication of cooperation with the Faculty of Engineering Chulalongkorn University To open TrueLab @ Chula Engineering: 5G & Innovation Solutions Center for True Group Preparation To provide 5G technology
fromPresident (Joint) True Corporation Plc Although there is currently no clarity about the frequency of the 5G service, including the frequency allocation and new wave auctions in the Broadcasting Commission. Television business The National Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) will continue to work, but True Group has already prepared a network for 5G technology support.
But an important factor that will cause 5G in Thailand is the cost of spectrum. If not clear, the True Group still confirms that it had previously notified Thailand's stock exchange on January 17, 2019 that the company had no plans to participate in the auction of the new spectrum. And is awaiting clarity regarding the extension of the payment deadline for the 900 MHz spectrum auction.
"If there is still no clarification regarding the payout period at the 900 MHz auction, the new wave will not be added."