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The Scramble for 3G licences
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KEY: 5. Netherlands 10. Belgium
1. UK 6. Poland 11. Australia
2. France 7. Portugal 12. Spain
3. Germany 8. Sweden 13. USA
4. Italy 9. Switzerland 14. Singapore
Singapore dropped its plans for an auction and awarded its licences to the three existing operators for $55m (40m) each after other bidders pulled out. Those operators include Singapore Telecom, StarHub Mobile (BT/NTT) and Mobile One Asia (Cable and Wireless).
More details on licence auction in Singapore
The main players - clickable guide
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