More about "Sweden"
Swedish 5G mid-band auction concludes swiftly despite Huawei’s legal challenges
Jan 20, 2021
by Manuel R. Marti

Swedish regulator PTS said it had concluded its sale of 2.3 GHz and 3.5 GHz spectrum for €229.3 million (SEK 2.32 billion) after various delays caused by security concerns.  Read more...

Sweden delays auction as Huawei battle intensifies in EU
Nov 11, 2020
by Manuel R. Marti

Swedish regulator PTS has temporarily called off its auction of mid-band spectrum after a court upheld an appeal by Huawei against licence conditions preventing bidders from using Huawei or ZTE equipment. Read more...

Sweden outlines rules for two 5G auctions
Apr 29, 2020
by Manuel R. Marti

Sweden’s regulator PTS has revealed more details on two upcoming spectrum auctions, which will assign spectrum for local use in the 3.5 and 26 GHz bands.  Read more...

Sweden completes auction of 700 MHz band
Feb 05, 2019
by Manuel R. Marti

The sale of 700 MHz licences in Sweden raised a total of $311.9 million (SEK2.82 billion)–370 per cent more than the reserve price.  Read more...

Mobile operators attend 28 GHz band meeting for the first time
Mar 07, 2018
by Richard Handford

Operators from countries such as South Korea, Japan and the US attended a meeting held by a group that backs 28 GHz for the first time. Mexico’s regulator was also represented. Read more...

UK regulator rules out 450-470 MHz alignment with rest of Europe
Feb 23, 2017
by Kane Mumford

Ofcom has signalled the end of a long-running discussion over whether 450-470 MHz should be harmonised with the rest of Europe, saying it is not necessary or proportionate to do so. Read more...

Revised Swedish 700 MHz auction schedule to be unveiled later this year
Feb 09, 2017
by Kane Mumford

The Swedish government had halted plans to auction spectrum in the 700 MHz band late last year under pressure from Swedish public safety authorities. Read more...

PMSE faces uncertain future in Sweden after 2.3 GHz auction
Jan 02, 2017
by Kane Mumford

A spokesperson for the regulator told PolicyTracker that it has not yet decided where to accommodate the 20 or so programme making and special events (PMSE) organisations currently licensed to use the band. Read more...

Five European capitals plan to become “5G cities”
Dec 09, 2016
by Kane Mumford

PolicyTracker is aware of five cities planning to launch 5G services by 2020, but details on use cases and budget are scarce. Read more...

EBU calls on Commission to commit to compensation and sharing studies before 700 MHz clearance
Mar 23, 2016
by Kane Mumford

The European Broadcasting Union says LTE in 800 MHz in Italy and Sweden is damaging DTT services and Brussel’s 700 MHz proposal risks “disenfranchising large swathes of the population” Read more...