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Spain to bring 4G to 75 percent of the population by 2015

Wednesday 15 January 2014 | 14:51 CET | News
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Spain's industry minister, Jose Manuel Soria, has promised that 75 percent of the Spanish population will have 4G coverage by 2015. Speaking at the presentation of Telefonica Foundation's 14th annual report on the information society in Spain, Soria said that the technical plan on freeing up the 800 MHz band frequencies currently used by DTT channels was complete and would be submitted to the government shortly. "The government's priority is to approve the digital dividend plan as soon as possible so that 4G can be deployed on the 800 MHz band," said Soria during the presentation. He went on

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Mediaset / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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