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Telefonica wins LTE spectrum in Slovakia for EUR 40 mln

Monday 6 January 2014 | 12:44 CET | News
Telefonica announced that it has won spectrum in the 800 and 1,800 MHz bands in Slovakia for a total price of EUR 40.3 million. While the Slovak regulator has yet to comment on the outcome of the recent auction, press reports in Slovakia said the auction finished at the end of 2013, and four operators are thought to have won frequencies. Telefonica said in a statement that it won two blocks in the 800 MHz band, good for a total 10 MHz, and one block of 0.6 MHz in the 1,800 MHz band. This will allow the operator to roll out a nationwide LTE network. It already started testing LTE in select

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange Slovakia / Telefonica Slovakia / T-Mobile Slovakia
Countries: Slovakia
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