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Dutch presidency prepares EU plans for 700 MHz band

Friday 4 December 2015 | 10:46 CET | News
The Dutch ministry of economic affairs has given a preview of issues to be addressed when the Netherlands takes over the EU presidency in the first half of 2016. These include designating the 700 MHz band for mobile services, a proposal for which should be introduced by the European Commission in February. The aim is to have the spectrum released by 2020 for mobile services. Each country will need to plan the transition for broadcasting services currently occupying the frequencies as well as coordinate potential interference issues. The Dutch government aims for the EU Council to discuss the

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