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Flanders, Wallonia agree on how much they want from 5G auction

Thursday 28 November 2019 | 09:19 CET | News
Flanders and the Federation Wallonia-Brussels (French Community of Belgium) have agreed on the percentage they want from the auction of 5G licenses, but declined to give any more details. "It would not be smart to do this, in the middle of negotations," prime minister for Flanders Jan Jambon said, Datanews reported. The news comes after a consultation between Jambon and prime minister for Wallonia-Brussels Pierre-Yves Jeholet. The communities must now endorse the agreement at a federal level to get out of the historical split of 80 percent of auction proceeds going to the government and 20

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