France to hold 5G auction in autumn

31 Jan 2019

France’s 5G telecoms frequencies auction will commence this autumn, with licences expected to be awarded at the beginning of 2020, junior minister Agnes Pannier-Runacher told Le Figaro. The official was cited as saying: ‘The government will fix the political framework in spring. Arcep will then establish the specific requirements, which will be certified in autumn … The auction will then be launched with attributions at the start of 2020.’

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