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Spain to send digital dividend plan for approval by end July

Tuesday 24 June 2014 | 15:29 CET | News
Spain's industry minister, Jose Manuel Soria, has promised to submit the digital dividend technical plan to the government "by the end of July". Speaking at a meeting organised by Cinco Dias, Soria said that the technical plan on the freeing up the 800 MHz band frequencies currently used by DTT channels was complete and would "allow for the definitive freeing up of the spectrum" so that 4G can be rolled out on the 800 MHz band. Spain is one of the countries that has had to delay the 01 January 2014 deadline to free up spectrum for 4G use until 01 January 2015. However, Soria confirmed that

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange Spain / Telefonica / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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