Bouygues wins appeal against 4G licence fees


French telecoms regulator had granted Bouygues 4G use of its second-generation mobile spectrum, but at a six-fold increase over voice-call cost.

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France's highest administrative court has ruled in favour of Bouygues Télécom in its appeal against annual fees telecoms operators pay the state for mobile airwaves previously used for voice calls to be reassigned for internet browsing, reports Reuters.