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Mexico to open 2.5GHz band to all operators, approves conditions

Friday 9 February 2018 | 15:44 CET | News
Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has finally approved the conditions of the much-delayed tender for spectrum in the 2.5GHz band, with all operators, including America Movil's Telcel, invited to participate. The regulator will auction a total of 120 MHz of spectrum in the 2500-2690 MHz frequency band, divided into six national 20MHz blocks in 20-year concessions. The minimum value of each block will be MXN 350 million and a further 10MHz will be reserved as "guard band" spectrum. The initial declarations of interest are due from 13 February to 01 June, with final bids due

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / IFT / Telcel
Countries: Mexico
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