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Vodafone Germany CEO wants 5G auction proceeds returned to operators for network expansion

Thursday 13 June 2019 | 09:28 CET | News
The CEO of Vodafone Germany, Hannes Amtesreiter, has suggested that the state should return the revenues from the 5G auction to the operators in the form of a subsidy, in order to help build and expand mobile networks. Another 50,000 masts could be built with the amount offered by the operators in the 5G auction, the CEO told Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung. This would help to eliminate white spots nationwide, he added.  

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 1&1 Drillisch / Deutsche Telekom / Telefonica Germany / Vodafone Germany
Countries: Germany
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