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How 'unrefined' is telecom?

Friday 27 May 2016 | 12:03 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
UK regulator Ofcom has conducted an extensive review of the telecom market and proposed new regulation. The market players are arguing for a number of changes based on broadband penetration and the quality of networks and services. Vodafone, TalkTalk and Sky have called for 'structural separation' of incumbent BT and tighter regulation. The two sides continue to talk at each other, slinging arguments for and against regulation. The ongoing debate is due in part to confusion about where the discussion starts: is it primarily about rolling out top-class infrastructure or more about creating

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Companies: BT / KPN / Ofcom
Countries: World
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