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Taiwan to auction 4.8-4.9GHz spectrum for provision of 5G services

Wednesday 11 December 2019 | 09:09 CET | News
Taiwan's Cabinet has approved a plan to assign unused parts of the 4.8-4.9GHz spectrum for 5G trials by public and private operators. The government will launch its first 5G spectrum auction this month, and will grant 5G licenses by end-January 2020, local newspaper Focus Taiwan reports, citing Tsai Zse-hong, executive secretary of the Office of Science and Technology, citing Prime Minister Su Tseng-chang. Under the plan approved by the Cabinet on 5 December, the government will allocate TWD 20.5 billion (approximately USD 655 million) over the next four years to power the development of 5G

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