Fourth mobile concession plan to be scrapped?

7 Apr 2008

French newspaper La Tribune has reported that the government will announce this week that it is abandoning plans to award a fourth 3G licence. The story, which does not cite sources, contains no further details. In a recent interview with Les Echos, Didier Lombard, CEO of France Telecom, said that the prospect of a fourth cellco was ‘not rational’.