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Italy's Linkem, Go Internet reach frequency sharing deal on 3.5GHz band

Tuesday 27 March 2018 | 10:00 CET | News
Italian wireless broadband provider Linkem and regional operator Go Internet have reached an agreement to share spectrum in the 3.5 Ghz band with a view to boosting LTE and LTE-A connections in the central Marche and Emilia Romagna regions and eventually rolling out 5G services. In a joint statement, the companies also announced that Linkem had agreed to invest EUR 4 million for a 21 percent stake in Go Internet. The investment deal is subject to approval by Go Internet's board while the spectrum sharing agreement will have to be approved by the competent authorities, said the partners.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: GO Internet / Linkem Mobile
Countries: Italy
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