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Colombia suspends 4G spectrum tender due to low interest

Tuesday 12 November 2019 | 12:00 CET | News
Colombia's Ministry of Information Technology and Communications (Mintic) has announced that it's suspending the auction for LTE spectrum in the 700MHz, 1.9GHz and 2.5GHz bands due to lack of interest on the part of operators. The decision comes just a few days after the ministry extended the deadline for bids after only Claro (America Movil) submitted an offer for spectrum. Mintic has now published new bidding rules, now including reference prices, in a public consultation that will close on 14 November, stressing that it still intends to award the spectrum by the end of this year.

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