5G Sul Consortium to invest BRL 500 million for 5G rollout

Friday 12 November 2021 | 14:43 CET | News
The 5G Sul consortium will invest BRL 500 million in the roll-out of 5G technology, after receiving a frequency block in the 3,620 MHz to 3,700 MHz band during the recent 5G auction. The consortium will have to install mobile base stations in 1,006 municipalities in the states of Parana, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul, and also build backhaul/backbone infrastrucuture in eleven municipalities in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. The 5G Sul consortium consists of Unifique, with a 62.77 percent stake, while Copel has the remaining 37.23 percent.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Copel Telecom / Unifique
Countries: Brazil
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