Bahrain -Second Mobile Operator Licensing Schedule -2003
In 2003, Bahrain issued an "Invitation to Apply for the Second Mobile Telecommunications Licence and Frequency Licence". (A link to this document is set out below.) This Invitation provided an overview of the licensing process, as well as details about the licence itself and the regulatory framework in Bahrain. Included at page 6 of the document is an outline of the timeframe for issuance of the licence. The timeframe covers a period of 17 weeks, which begins with the issuance of an Invitation to Apply and culminates in the issuance of the licence.