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Spain to extend 5G spectrum concessions to 40 years - minister

Tuesday 27 April 2021 | 08:54 CET | News
Spain's Minister of Economic Affairs and Digital Transformation Nadia Calvino has confirmed that the government intends to extend the duration of spectrum licences from the previous limit of 20 years to 40 years ahead of the imminent auction of frequencies in the 700 MHz band. Speaking at an event organised by El Pais and Deloitte, the minister said the aim is above all to give operators more time to amortise their investment. "It gives us more room for manoeuvre when we proceed with the 700 MHz auction, the most important for 5G," she said, adding that the regulation would be modified

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