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Australia consults on directions for unsold 700 MHz spectrum

Tuesday 25 June 2013 | 02:08 CET | News
The Australian communications ministry has begun a consultation on the return to market of the unsold 700 MHz spectrum from the digital dividend auction. The ministry released two draft directions to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), and feedback on the directions is invited before 19 July. The first direction requires the regulator to fix spectrum access charges for the remaining spectrum at no less than AUD 1.36/MHz/pop, the same as the reserve price at which it was offered at the digital dividend auction. The second direction requires ACMA to provide a report on

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ACMA / Australian Communications and Media Authority
Countries: Australia
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