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ISED mulling set-asides for 600 MHz spectrum

Briefs | 08/04/2017 4:38 pm EDT
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Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains speaks at the Canadian Telecom Summit in Toronto on June 5, 2017./Wire Report photo by Anja Karadeglija

Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) Canada is looking to bolster wireless competition by potentially setting aside spectrum in the 600 MHz auction for a “certain sub-set of entities,” it said in a consultation document released Friday.

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