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ISED said it will do its ‘darndest’ for rural in face of 3.5 GHz clawback

Briefs | 11/20/2018 2:49 pm EST
ISED Deputy Minister John Knubley appears before the House of Commons industry committee on Nov. 19, 2018. /Screenshot via ParlVu.

OTTAWA Innovation Canada deputy minister John Knubley said his department will do what it can to address a concern that a clawback of 3.5 GHz spectrum for a future auction will leave some in rural areas without service.

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