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Regulation: no silver bullet for delivering next-generation broadband

Friday 11 November 2016 | 16:50 CET | Author: Corina Schultz | Background
The European Commission's proposal to overhaul telecom regulation in the EU was presented in September as a means to achieving the goals of the Digital Single Market. Delivered as part of Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker's 'State of the Union' address, the underlying goal of the proposals is to ensure "more and better connectivity" for citizens as well as businesses, in order to help drive economic growth in the EU. Despite the ambitious tone, participants at ECTA's recent regulatory conference in Brussels appear to be realising that the regulatory reforms will play only a limited

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Companies: Arcep / Berec / ECTA / European Commission / Iliad / Ofcom
Countries: Europe
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