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Dutch minister rejects MPs call for change in 700 MHz band licences

Monday 17 February 2020 | 15:54 CET | News
The Dutch telecoms secretary has rejected a motion from parliament to change the coverage requirements for the 700 MHz band licences. The resolution called for the coverage and speed conditions to apply even if an operator acquires only one 2x5 MHz lot of spectrum. However, the minister said this could result in disproportionate investment costs and dissuade bidders. 

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