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Netherlands takes step towards 5G with plan for 2019 auction, but no big bill expected for operators

Thursday 21 September 2017 | 13:47 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
The Dutch government has set a preliminary date of autumn 2019 for the next multi-band spectrum auction, marking a new step towards 5G. The next generation of mobile networks is expected to open up a wide range of new applications, but the cost of the new spectrum is unlikely to be a billion-euro burden for the operators. 

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Companies: KPN / Liberty Global / Tele2 Netherlands / T-Mobile Netherlands / Vodafone Netherlands
Countries: Netherlands
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