Dutch MP puts spectrum regulator attention back on newcomers

Monday 10 September 2012 | 09:35 CET | News
Dutch Labour MP Martijn van Dam says that spectrum regulator Agentschap Telecom will have not lived up to its agreements if, at the upcoming auction, blocks reserved for newcomers finally end up in the hands of established players, Webwereld reported. The regulator said that five parties would take part in the frequencies auctions. A few newcomers have presented themselves but two out of the three blocks of 5 MHz -in the 800 MHz and 900 MHz band- reserved for newcomers have not seen any subscribers. Every newcomer was allowed to bid on a maximum of two out of the three blocks. It is almost

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Agentschap Telecom / KPN / T-Mobile / T-Mobile Netherlands / Vodafone / VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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