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Three companies hope to become Slovakia's third mobile operator

The daughter company of Telecom Austria Mobilkom, Spanish Telefonica O2 and the consortium of Czech Rádiokomunikace with Penta, represented by the firm B Four, submitted their preliminary bids to become the country's third mobile operator.

Telecommunications Office (TÚ) spokesman Roman Vavro confirmed for the media that the nine-member tender commission will make its decision within 14 days, the news wire TASR wrote.

The TÚ will grant the future third mobile operator permission to utilise frequencies within the GSM 900 and 1800 MHz in the UMTS and FS 29 GHz band.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
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