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Five operators bid initial EUR 2.48 billion in Italian 5G auction

Tuesday 11 September 2018 | 08:32 CET | News
Five telecommunications operators have made preliminary bids totalling EUR 2.48 billion in the first round of Italy's national 5G spectrum auction, according to a statement from the Ministry of Economic Development (MISE). Telecom Italia (TIM), Fastweb, Vodafone Italia, Wind Tre and Iliad submitted bids for licences in the 694-790 MHz and 26.5-27.5 GHz bands and will be allowed to increase their offers on 13 September.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Fastweb / Iliad / Open Fiber / Telecom Italia / TIM / Vodafone Italia / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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