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Spain to begin studying new digital dividend plan in 2016

Thursday 20 August 2015 | 14:25 CET | News
The Spanish industry ministry will take the first steps to implementing a new digital dividend plan in 2016, reports EFE. The plan will see the 700 MHz band released for next generation mobile services and will need to take place before 2020 to meet the objectives of the Digital Agenda for Europe. Although telecoms minister Victor Calvo-Sotelo revealed that the implementation of the plan isn't immediate, he said EUR 570,000 of next year's budget had been allocated to drawing up the preliminary technical plan.

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