Wednesday, May 7, 2008

Swedish Post and Telecom Agency Awards Spectrum Licenses

The Swedish Post and Telecom Agency announced five winning bidders in its auction of spectrum auction in the 2.6 GHz band. The total amount for all assigned licenses is SEK 2,099,450,000 (approximately EUR 226 millions). The auction involved 112 rounds of bidding over 16 days. The money will go to Sweden's national treasury.

The licenses in the 2.6 GHz band are technology and service neutral and may be used for, e.g., mobile telephony or wireless broadband.

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