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Italian regulator approves L-band auction, set for October

Wednesday 27 May 2015 | 11:06 CET | News
Italy's communications regulator AgCom has approved the rules for the forthcoming auction of frequencies in the 1452-1492 MHz band, or L-band, for mobile broadband use. The country's ministry for economic development (MiSE) will now prepare the final tender, which could take place as early as October. The proposal to release frequencies in the L-band originally reserved for Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) was part of the country's 2015 budget, approved on 15 October 2014 by the cabinet of prime minister Matteo Renzi. The Italian government is aiming to raise around EUR 600 million from the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Agcom
Countries: Italy
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