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Softbank backing bidder for 5G mobile spectrum - report

Friday 2 March 2018 | 11:15 CET | News
Japanese technology company Softbank is one of the investors in a company that has registered to bid in the upcoming 5G mobile spectrum auction in the UK, reports The Telegraph citing unnamed sources. 

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Companies: Airspan Networks / Softbank
Countries: Ireland / United Kingdom
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