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Nkom expects to hold 700 MHz auction in approximately one year

Monday 11 December 2017 | 12:14 CET | News
Norwegian telecoms regulator Nkom said it expects to hold an auction of 2 x 30 MHz frequencies in the 700 MHz band in approximately one year's time. The government decided on 08 December to release available spectrum in the band to commercial operators. The watchdog expects to have settled on the auction format, any frequency cap and minimum pricing by 30 June 2018.

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