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German regulator increases minimum bids to end 5G auction quicker

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The German Federal Network Agency has decided to increase the minimum amount of counter bids for a block in the 3.6 GHz band in order to try to bring to an end the 5G auction, Handelsblatt reports citing industry sources. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 1&1 Drillisch / Deutsche Telekom / Telefonica Deutschland / Vodafone Germany
Countries: Germany
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