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Ofcom confirms six qualified applicants for 5G spectrum auction in UK

Tuesday 27 February 2018 | 11:04 CET | News
UK regulator Ofcom has approved six companies to participate in the upcoming spectrum auction. They are are Vodafone, Telefonica UK (O2), Hutchison 3G UK (3 UK), EE, Connexin and Airspan Spectrum Holdings. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 UK / BT / Connexin / EE / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: United Kingdom
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