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PTS submits 11 mobile coverage action points to IT ministry

Thursday 12 June 2014 | 11:57 CET | News
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS said it has submitted a list of eleven action points to increase mobile telecommunications coverage to the IT Ministry. The first point on the list is that the regulator plans to allocate airwaves in the 700 MHz frequency band. The band should become available for purposes other than terrestrial TV from 01 April 2017. PTS is also proposing the erection of community masts for improved coverage. It wants better indoors coverage, including Wi-Fi. It said it will monitor mobile coverage through supervision and measurements.

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