RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian government will auction national and regional lots in four frequencies: 700 MHz, 2.3 GHz, 3.5 GHz and 26 GHz, expecting to raise R$49.7 billion (US$8.78 billion).
Telefónica, which has Vivo as its mobile company in Brazil, will bid against its two main competitors, Claro and Telecom Italia (TIM), as well as local operators and investment funds.
Completing the list of bidders are Algar Telecom, Brasil Digital Telecomunicações, Brisanet, Cloud2u, Consorcio 5G, Fly Link, Mega net, Neko, Nk 108, Sercomtel, VDF and Winity II Telecom.
Telefónica . . .