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France to finalise 5G auction terms in autumn, award 5G spectrum in early 2020

Thursday 31 January 2019 | 14:45 CET | News
The French secretary of state responsible for the telecom sector, Agnes Pannier-Runacher, told Le Figaro that the forthcoming 5G spectrum award will be completed in early 2020. Telecom regulator Arcep is expected to set out the terms of the auction in autumn, she added, marking the start of the award process. Meanwhile, the government and the regulator have made more progress in executing the 5G roadmap announced in July 2018, by opening applications for the award of 5G trial spectrum in the 26 GHz band.

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