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Italian 5G sale raises EUR 3 bln, 3.7 GHz band still pending

Monday 17 September 2018 | 08:29 CET | News
Italy's auction of 5G mobile spectrum attracted total bids of EUR 2.99 billion in the second competitive day of bidding, with licences in the 3.6-3.8 GHz band still up for grabs, according to the latest update from the Ministry of Economic Development (MISE). Telecom Italia (TIM) bid EUR 680 million to secure 2 blocks of 5+5 MHz in the 700 MHz band, the maximum amount possible on antitrust grounds, with Vodafone Italia bidding a similar amount for another 2 blocks in the same band.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Fastweb / Iliad / Telecom Italia / TIM / Vodafone Italia / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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