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Digicel blocks Antigua and Barbuda spectrum confiscation

Wednesday 5 June 2019 | 11:11 CET | News
Digicel Antigua and Barbuda has managed to block the government from confiscating any of its 850 MHz spectrum allocation following a court action, reports local news portal Demerara Waves. The operator last month brought a court action against the government's requirement to share mobile spectrum with state-owned rival Antigua Public Utilities Authority (APUA), which prime minister Gaston Browne said had been placed "at a disadvantage." The court order secured by Digicel prevents the immediate confiscation of spectrum while also providing the necessary time for the courts to examine the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Antigua Public Utilities Authority (APUA) / Digicel
Countries: Antigua and Barbuda
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