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Spain to hold 2.6 GHz spectrum auction by end of year

Monday 31 August 2015 | 14:25 CET | News
Spain's telecoms minister Victor Calvo-Sotelo has announced that the industry ministry will be holding an auction for new frequencies in the 2.6 GHz band by the end of the year, reports Europa Press. Speaking at a conference entitled "Digital Single Market strategies" organised by trade association Ametic at Menendez Pelayo university in Santander, the telecoms minister said the industry ministry will be implementing a new set of regulations on spectrum use at the same time as organising the auction of frequencies in the 2.6 GHz band, which it hopes to make available before the end of the

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Companies: Orange / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: Spain
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