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Mexico launches long-delayed shared network tender 

Friday 29 January 2016 | 15:39 CET | News
Mexico's Secretariat of Communications and Transportation (SCT) has finally launched the tender to build the country's shared mobile network around two years after the infrastructure project was first proposed as part of the reform to curb the market dominance of America Movil. Announcing the launch, SCT head Gerardo Ruiz Esparza said the winning bidder will be awarded 90 MHz of spectrum in the 700 MHz band and a 20-year public-private partnership to build the network but will need to cover at least 85 percent of the population and won't be permitted to sublet spectrum. The government has

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Companies: Alcatel-Lucent / Alestra / America Movil / China Telecom / Cisco / Huawei China / Motorola Solutions / Nokia
Countries: Mexico
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