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Agoria calls for 5G test zones for businesses

Friday 25 October 2019 | 12:33 CET | News
The Belgian industry group Agoria has called for special measures to allow for testing of 5G in the country. In a report presented with CapGemini Invent, the group outlined how a number of companies see 5G as crucial to their investment and innovation plans. The proposal is to open up special testing zones from the start of 2020, to be used until the 3.5 GHz band is auctioned for 5G. 

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Companies: Agoria
Countries: Belgium
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