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France's 4G spectrum licensing process on track - minister

Monday 6 December 2010 | 10:03 CET | News
France's 4G spectrum licensing preparations are on track for a January or February 2011 tender, but some key aspects of licence conditions have yet to be defined, digital industry minister Eric Besson told Reuters. He said the reserve price was not yet set, but the state expects EUR 2 billion in revenues from the process. French telecommunications regulator Arcep announced that it has authorised a number of 4G network trials and welcomed more ahead of the licence auction it was preparing. Last week Besson said that he favoured the licensing of four lots of frequencies, two of 5 MHz and two of

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