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Dutch govt fails to deliver on 5G policy in parliament debate

Friday 16 February 2018 | 11:05 CET | News
The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs is working to open up the 3.5 GHz band to mobile services but has no fixed plan yet for the spectrum. In a debate in parliament, the responsible state secretary Mona Keijzer said the question has the ministry's full attention, and it's been holding constructive talks with the defence and interior ministries on a solution for their existing services in the band. 

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