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Belgian minister hopes to speed up 5G auction with new blocked account option

Thursday 5 December 2019 | 14:34 CET | News
The Belgian digital minister Philippe De Backer hopes that the 5G spectrum auction can be placed next month on the agenda of the Consultation Committee, helped by his proposal of placing the proceeds on a blocked account. The auction has been delayed by the regions unable to agree on the division of the auction proceeds. And yet, it must take place by the end of 2020, according to the European Commission.

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