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French president confirms 700 MHz auction for next year

Monday 6 October 2014 | 09:06 CET | News
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French president Francois Hollande has confirmed that 700 MHz spectrum will be auctioned in 2015, with its allocation to take place between 2017 and 2019, Les Echos reports. The government has already written over EUR 2 billion of revenue into its budget for next year, with the funds to be used to finance defence requirements. Free Mobile, which won no 4G frequencies in the last auction, has the most to gain from the new spectrum.

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