EETT to auction 800MHz/2600MHz licences on 13 October

8 Oct 2014

The Greek National Telecommunications and Post Commission (EETT) will auction 4G LTE mobile licences in the 800MHz (digital dividend) and 2600MHz spectrum bands on Monday 13 October, the regulator announced on its website. Three 2×10MHz concessions in the digital dividend band are for sale in addition to eighteen frequency blocks in the 2600MHz band. As reported previously by CommsUpdate, the digital dividend auction alone should raise a minimum of EUR309 million (USD244.6 million), whilst the only entrants to the auction are the country’s existing cellcos, Cosmote, Vodafone and Wind Hellas.