Switzerland starts consultation on mobile spectrum auction

Wednesday 31 May 2017 | 12:00 CET | News
Switzerland has started a consultation on the auction of new mobile frequencies coming available from 2019. This includes the 700 MHz, 1,400 MHz and 3,400-3,800 MHz bands. Regulator Bakom/Ofcom seeks input from the industry on expected demand for the spectrum, as the first step for organising an auction. The new frequencies are expected to help meet the growing demand for mobile internet services and prepare for the introduction of 5G. The consultation is open for comment until 31 July.

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