Telecom Argentina obtains optimal mix of 3G, 4G spectrum

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Telecom Italia said that the upcoming payments for mobile spectrum licenses in Argentina have already been partly covered by the cash from the second tranche of the sale of its stake in Telecom Argentina, according to Telecom Italia CFO Piergiorgio Peluso. The executive said that Telecom Argentina has recently obtained an optimal mix of 3G and 4G frequencies in a spectrum auction, which took place on 31 October. The results of the tender will be announced by the Argentine government by mid-November. Last month, Telecom Italia had confirmed the sale of a 17 percent stake in Sofora, its

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Companies: Telecom Argentina / Telecom Italia
Countries: Argentina
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