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Deutsche Telekom urges affordable terms for 5G spectrum auctions

Reuters  |  BONN, Germany 

BONN, Germany (Reuters) - Deutsche Telekom on Thursday urged Germany to auction frequencies for fifth-generation mobile services on reasonable terms to ensure that there is enough money left over to invest in infrastructure."We can only spend each euro once - either on spectrum or network build-out. My suggestion would be on buildout," CEO Tim Hoettges said in a speech to the company's annual shareholders meeting.Germany's Federal Network Regulator plans to hold the 5G auctions in early 2019. Chancellor Angela Merkel's government hopes to raise billions of euros in proceeds from the ...

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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 15:15 IST