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LTE Decision Postponed

Billionaires Mikhail Fridman and Vladimir Yevtushenkov met with Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov to persuade the government to offer frequencies for fourth-generation LTE networks in a tender, Vedomosti reported Friday, citing an unidentified official.

The state’s radio frequencies commission did not reach an agreement to hand the bandwidths to state-run Osnova Telecom and Rusenergotelecom, RIA-Novosti reported later Friday, citing market sources.  

(Bloomberg, MT)

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