Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Australia to sell 5G spectrum with no ownership caps this year

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Tuesday 05 September 17

Omnibus auction to take place in late 2017; spectrum caps will only apply to 1800 MHz band, not 3.4 GHz, government rules.

The Australian government will allow mobile operators to bid for 5G spectrum later this year without placing limits on the amount a single player is permitted to own, the country's comms minister revealed on Monday. An upcoming multi-band spectrum auction scheduled for late 2017 will include airwaves in the 3.4 GHz band that Australia…

The Australian government will allow mobile operators to bid for 5G spectrum later this year without placing limits on the amount a single player is permitted to own, the country's comms minister revealed on Monday. An upcoming multi-band spectrum auction scheduled for late 2017 will include airwaves in the 3.4 GHz band that Australia…

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