More about "2.1 GHz"
Austria completes delayed 5G tender
Sep 16, 2020
by Manuel R. Marti

Austria's second 5G auction, which was postponed due to COVID-19, was completed this week, bringing in proceeds of almost €202 million.  Read more...

Hungary sells 5G spectrum in three bands for €362.3m
Apr 09, 2020
by Jaroslaw Adamowski

Hungarian regulator NMHH has assigned three licences for 5G spectrum in the 700 MHz, 2.1 GHz and 3.6 GHz bands to Magyar Telekom, Telenor and Vodafone.  Read more...

Intergovernmental feud blocks Belgian 5G spectrum auction
Mar 12, 2020
by Dugie Standeford

A demand by Belgium's communities and regions for a share of the proceeds from the country's planned 5G spectrum auction has stalled the process, prompting the regulator to offer short-term licences in the 3.6—3.8 GHz band.  Read more...

India’s ailing state-backed operators to receive spectrum worth billions of dollars
Jan 17, 2020
by Richard Handford

India's government is to hand 4G spectrum to BSNL and MTNL to help them compete with privately-owned mobile operators. Read more...

Netherlands may use SMRA/clock hybrid format for multi-band auction
Sep 05, 2019
by Manuel R. Marti

The consultants hired by the Dutch government to auction licences in the 700, 1400 and 2100 MHz bands have proposed a hybrid SMRA/clock format for the country’s upcoming tender.  Read more...

Belgian regulator presses on with plan to attract new operator
Aug 22, 2018
by Manuel R. Marti

Belgium is planning to hold an auction next year of spectrum for 5G (700, 1400 and 3600 MHz bands) and an auction of spectrum where current licences expire in March 2021 (900, 1800 and 2100 MHz bands). The government has said it wants to encourage a fourth mobile operator to enter the… Read more...

Telefonica accused of obstructionist spectrum strategy in Guatemala
Aug 01, 2018
by Toby Youell

A research report from Canada's Scotiabank has accused Telefonica of obstructing spectrum auctions in Guatemala, contributing to a general shortage of assigned mobile spectrum in the region. Read more...

Dutch 2.1 GHz proposal raises operators’ hackles
Sep 14, 2017
by Kane Mumford

Dutch mobile operators have complained to the country's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA) about a report that apparently explores the possibility of setting aside a portion of the 2.1 GHz band for PMSE use. Read more...

Dutch issue plan for 700 MHz, 1.4 GHz and 2.1 GHz auction
Feb 07, 2017
by Kane Mumford

The country’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA) has outlined its plan to apply spectrum caps and coverage obligations in the upcoming 700 MHz, 1.4 GHz and 2.1 GHz auction. Read more...

Ofcom backs EE’s request to upgrade 2.1 GHz unpaired licence for LTE and ESN
Aug 30, 2016
by Kane Mumford

In a consultation document, the UK regulator says it provisionally supports the operator's request. Read more...