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Dutch govt starts consultation on plans for 3.5 GHz band

Friday 1 March 2019 | 09:46 CET | News
The Dutch ministry of economic affairs has started a consultation on its plans for the 3.5 GHz band. Interested parties can comment until 17 March, and the government aims to announce by year-end plans for auctioning the spectrum in 2021. Feedback from the consultation will be used in the government's upcoming white paper on mobile sector policy, expected by the end of Q1. 

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