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Colombia raises over COP 5 bln in 4G spectrum tender

Monday 23 December 2019 | 09:58 CET | News
Colombia's Ministry of Information Technology and Communications (Mintic) announced that a total of three companies shelled out over COP 5 billion (around USD 1.5 billion) to acquire multi-band spectrum in a long-delayed tender of frequencies in the 700MHz, 1.9GHz and 2.5GHz bands. The bidders included the country's main operators Claro (America Movil), Movistar (Telefonica) and Tigo-Une (Millicom) plus a fourth company called Partners, a vehicle for UK-based investment fund Novator, owner of Chilean operator WOM.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / Claro / Millicom / Movistar / Telefonica / Tigo / WOM
Countries: Colombia
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