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Movistar El Salvador's 1900MHz licence extended until 2041

Thursday 11 April 2019 | 14:00 CET | News
El Salvador telecommunications watchdog Siget has confirmed the extension of the 1900MHz PCS licence held by Telefonica's local Movistar-branded subsidiary for another 20 years, until February 2041. The licence is for a total of 30MHz in the 1895MHz-1910MHz and 1975MHz-1990MHz bands and Siget's confirmation follows Telefonica's deal to sell 99.3 percent of its El Salvador unit to America Movil for EUR 277 million.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / Telefonica
Countries: El Salvador
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