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Tiscali confirms EUR 150 mln 5G spectrum deal with Fastweb to close this month

Thursday 8 November 2018 | 14:10 CET | News
Italian operator Tiscali has denied recent press reports that its deal to sell 40 MHz of spectrum in the 3.5 GHz band to Fastweb for a total of EUR 150 million could be revised in the wake of the 5G spectrum auction held last month. In a statement, Sardinia-based operator Tiscali said the agreement to sell 5G-ready spectrum as well as its Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) division to Fastweb is on course to complete as agreed by the end of this month.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Agcom / Fastweb / Iliad / TIM / Tiscali
Countries: Italy
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