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Telstra to participate in spectrum auction

Thursday 24 January 2013 | 02:24 CET | News
Australian telecommunications carrier Telstra has confirmed it will participate in the upcoming spectrum auction. In December last year, the government set a higher than expected reserve price for the 700 MHz spectrum, which prompted rival Optus to consider withdrawing from the process while Vodafone withdrew earlier. Vodafone Australia now said it had registered for the auction but the company will only bid for the cheaper spectrum in the 2.5 GHz band, The Australian writes. Interested companies could register with the Australian Communications and Media Authority until 24 January and the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Australian Communications and Media Authority / Optus / Telstra / Vodafone Australia
Countries: Australia
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