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French carriers file applications for 700 MHz auction

Wednesday 30 September 2015 | 08:40 CET | News
France's four mobile carriers, Orange France, SFR, Free Mobile and Bouygues Telecom, have filed applications with telecom regulator Arcep to be assigned 700 MHz spectrum in the upcoming auction. Arcep will now examine the applications to ensure that they satisfy admissibility and qualification criteria. Once this examination process is complete, around the end of October, Arcep will publish a list of candidates that are eligible to parcitipate in the frequency auction, due to be held in November. The regulator intends to issue licences by the end of the year. Six blocks of frequencies will be

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Numericable-SFR / Orange Business France / SFR
Countries: France
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