Arcep kick-starts consultation on WiLL licences in Reunion, Guadeloupe, Martinique

30 Jul 2013

Paris-based telecoms watchdog Arcep has opened up a consultation into the future of a handful of wireless in the local loop (WiLL) concessions issued to operators based in overseas territories Reunion, Guadeloupe and Martinique. The licences, which encompass spectrum in the 3.4GHz-3.6GHz band, were granted to start-up firms WLL Antilles-Guyane and WLL Reunion (both July 2000) and established operator Societe Reunionnaise du Radiotelephone (SRR, December 2009); all concession are due to expire in September 2015. Submissions by interested parties are welcomed by the regulator by 15 September 2013.

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