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Dutch ministry wants to develop 3500 MHz auction in 2021

Wednesday 30 December 2020 | 15:28 CET | News
The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate (EZK) said holding an auction for 3.5 GHz permits could be feasible in early 2022. Inmarsat is now the biggest obstacle to the introduction of 5G in the north of the Netherlands. On 17 December, the Ministry of Economic Affairs gave the schedule in a letter to the Lower House.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Inmarsat
Countries: Netherlands
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