null 700 MHz spectrum to DNA, Elisa and TeliaSonera
700 MHz spectrum to DNA, Elisa and TeliaSonera
The spectrum auction for 700 MHz spectrum ended on 24 November. The winning operators were DNA, Elisa and TeliaSonera Finland. The auction will generate EUR 66.33 million in revenue to the State of Finland.
The winning bids are:
Frequency pair FDD1: 11 000 000 e
Frequency pair FDD2: 11 000 000 e
Frequency pair FDD3: 11 000 000 e
Frequency pair FDD4: 11 000 000 e
TeliaSonera Finland Oyj
Frequency pair FDD5: 11 000 000 e
Frequency pair FDD6: 11 330 000 e
The Government is to award the winning bidders a licence for a fixed period of 17 years. The licences cover the whole of Finland excluding the Region of Åland. Business operations within the frequency band may be launched on 1 February 2017.
Ministerial Adviser Kaisa Laitinen, tel. +358 295 34 2608
Chief Specialist Pasi Toivonen, Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority, tel. +358 295 390 463