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French local govt body proposes new rules for 700 MHz

Monday 9 March 2015 | 09:14 CET | News
French local authority infrastructure association Avicca has submitted its comments to telecom regulator Arcep's recently concluded consultation on freeing up 700 MHz spectrum. Avicca came out strongly in favour of the government keeping to its scheduled launch of the tendering process by the end of the year. The association see the move as an important opportunity to cover 'not spots', to accelerate operators' deployment obligations vis-à-vis their previous requirements, and to publish coverage maps with accurate service quality information of real use to consumers.

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