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Court rejects Orange appeal over Bouygues LTE refarming

Thursday 19 June 2014 | 09:23 CET | News
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France's highest administrative court, the Conseil d'Etat, has rejected an appeal brought by Orange France against telecom regulator Arcep's decision of 4 April 2013 authorising Bouygues Telecom to refarm the 1800 MHz band to LTE from 1 October 2013, providing the company relinquishes some of its spectrum according to a specific timetable. The court found that Arcep took appropriate measures to ensure equality between operators and that the conditions for effective competition between operators were met, as required by the regulatory framework for introducing technological neutrality into the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / Bouygues Telecom / Orange Business France
Countries: France
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