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Orange and Vodafone in talks to share Spanish 5G networks - report

Thursday 4 April 2019 | 09:42 CET | News
Orange and Vodafone are in talks to share the cost of rolling out new 5G infrastructure throughout Spain, according to unnamed sources cited by business daily El Economista. The operators already cooperate on 3G and 4G network sharing and last September launched a joint pilot aimed at consolidating their tower infrastructure in Spain. Vodafone has also reached major 5G active network sharing deals in recent months with Telecom Italia and Telefonica UK (O2) with a view to deploying the technology faster and reaching more customers at lower cost. The first shared 5G deployments in Spain would

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Companies: Orange Spain / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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