INVITATION TO BID
ON A PUBLIC MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATIONS LICENSE
As part of the policy to liberalize the telecommunications sector in Guinea Bissau, begun by the promulgation of a liberalization law-decree on 20 August 1999, the Guinea Bissau Communications Institute (ICGB) has decided to launch an international tender calling for bids for a license to provide public mobile telecommunications services in the Republic of Guinea Bissau.
The tender file will be made available to interested investors as of 16 October 2006 upon proof of payment of a non-refundable, flat-fee sum of 1,311,914 CFA francs (2,000 euros) according to the following payment methods. Payment shall be made to ICGB either via:
(a) wire transfer to:
Caixa Económica – Montepio Geral
Código Swift: MPIOPTPL
For credit to:
Banco da África Ocidental, SA
Rua Guerra Mendes, 18 A/C
Caixa Postal 1360 Bissau, Guine Bissau
Telefone: + 245-20 3418
For further credit to:
Account name: Instituto das Comunicações da Guiné-Bissau (ICGB) Account number: 2049/01.0010
(b) bank draft, money order or in cash directly to Secretariat of the Chairman of the Board of the Guinea Bissau Communications Institute (ICGB) at the address specified below.
Upon proof of payment, the tender file may be collected in person, or requested by fax or e-mail, from the Secretariat of the Chairman of the Board of the Guinea Bissau Communications Institute (ICGB) or from the international advisors to the Government of Guinea Bissau, Telecommunications Management Group, Inc., as specified below.