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3 UK ads banned by ASA for misleading 5G claims

Wednesday 25 March 2020 | 10:51 CET | News
The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned 5G ads from UK following complaints from BT, Vodafone, an independent mobile telecoms consultant, and five members of the public.

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Companies: 3 UK / BT / Vodafone
Countries: United Kingdom
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