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Berec criticises EC proposals for deregulation

Wednesday 24 May 2017 | 16:26 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
The European Commission wants to stimulate investment in the telecom sector by relaxing some regulation, according to a paper from Berec, the assembly of national telecom regulators. The Commission has proposed the Electronic Communications Code (ECC) to replace the current regulatory framework in the sector. In Berec's opinion, the proposal is full of measures that will all lead to regulators taking a step back. The idea seems to be that less regulation alone will lead to more investments and reduced competition is an acceptable price. This will not be to the benefit of end-users, Berec

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