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Italian 5G tender price 'never excessive if someone pays it' - Agcom

Thursday 11 October 2018 | 09:48 CET | News
The head of Italy's communications regulator Agcom has flatly rejected criticism about the high price paid for spectrum by the country's operators in the recent 5G tender. "If someone pays a price, to me it's never excessive, unless that person has a gun pointed to their head," said Marcello Cardani after a parliamentary hearing, according to Reuters. He added that the operators all have expert managers who will have done their sums on how much it was appropriate to spend, before describing the tender as "a great success."

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