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Austria court rejects T-Mobile appeal over spectrum auction

Thursday 11 December 2014 | 14:57 CET | News
The Austrian Administrative Court rejected the appeal of T-Mobile against the results of the LTE frequency auction in 2013. The case is now final, with no further appeal possible. T-Mobile appealed the auction due to the high prices that resulted for 4G spectrum licences. 3 Austria had also appealed, but withdrew its complaint last summer. Infrastructure minister Alois Stoeger was pleased with the ruling, which paves the way for the government to devote EUR 1 billion from the proceeds to investment in broadband expansion. The Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT)

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Austria / T-Mobile
Countries: Austria
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