Brazilian minister expects 5G standalone network in Sao Paulo by Christmas

Friday 17 September 2021 | 14:22 CET | News
Brazil's Minister of Communications, Fabio Faria, expects a standalone 5G network will be launched commercially in Sao Paulo by Christmas, despite delays to publication of the tender by the National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), reports O Globo. He also expects the public notice for the 5G auction to be published in the next few days and the auction to take place next month, either on 14 October or seven to ten days later.

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