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Czech telecom regulator chair resigns after govt pressure over 5G auction conditions

Monday 27 January 2020 | 16:17 CET | News
Czech telecom regulator CTU's chairman Jaromir Novak has resigned from his position, citing ongoing pressure from the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT). The ministry wants the regulator to make more changes to the conditions of the 5G auction, even though the tender already underwent a preparatory phase and public consultation in the second half of last year. 

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