Telefónica takes bulk of Spain’s rural 5G SA funding


Group receives more than half of €508m funding available through UNICO-5G Redes Activas programme, despite alterations to tender to reduce perceived competitive advantage.

This article includes:

  • Organisations: Avatel Telecom; Digi Communications; Digi Spain; Ericsson; European Commission (EC); European Union (EU); Gobierno de España; Huawei; MÁSMÓVIL; MásOrange; Ministero de Transformación Digital (Ministry of Digital Transformation); Nokia; stc Group; Telefónica España; Telefónica Group; Vodafone Spain; Yoigo (Xfera Móviles); ZTE.
  • Themes: 5G; 5G standalone (5G SA); Digital skills; Equipment suppliers; Infrastructure; Mobile towers; National roaming; Network integration; Rollout cost optimisation; Rural connectivity; Spectrum; Towers.
  • Geographic: Europe; Spain.

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