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France set to pause 5G auction process due to Covid-19

Wednesday 18 March 2020 | 08:51 CET | News
French telecom authority Arcep told Les Echos that the country's 5G spectrum auction would be impacted by the Covid-19 crisis. The auction process was due to enter its final stage during April and the regulator expected to award the licences by June at the latest. An official decision will be taken later this week, a spokesperson said, adding that a postponement was on the cards, but there was no certainty yet on the new timescale.

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