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UK competition watchdog considers probe of Motorola PPDR network
Jul 15, 2021 by Dugie Standeford

The long-running saga of the UK's attempt to build a next-generation emergency services mobile radio network continues with the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) now considering an investigation.

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Romanian regulator unveils draft terms for 5G spectrum auction
Jul 14, 2021 by Jaroslaw Adamowski

Romanian regulator Ancom has unveiled the draft terms for the country’s highly anticipated 5G auction of spectrum in the 800 MHz, 2.6 GHz and 3.3—3.8 GHz bands.

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A brief tour of regulatory approaches to mobile phone repeaters
Jul 13, 2021 by Dugie Standeford

As UK regulator Ofcom mulls changes to rules for mobile phone repeaters to improve indoor coverage, PolicyTracker analyses what other countries are doing. The trend seems to be to allow them but only under certain conditions.

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Brussels increasingly concerned over 5G spectrum release
Jul 12, 2021 by Manuel R. Marti

The director of connectivity at the European Commission’s DG Connect unit thinks there are areas of concern that require “attention and action” in the EU, including the assignment of 5G pioneer bands.

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