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ACCC to look into Telstra's backhaul pricing

Monday 1 July 2013 | 04:34 CET | News
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) plans to begin an inquiry into prices charged by Telstra for backhaul services. Rival operators, including iiNet, Vodafone, and Macquarie Telecom, had called on the government and the ACCC to to promote infrastructure sharing in regional and remote Australia with a new policy and also urged a review of backhaul pricing to ensure consumer prices could be lowered, The Australian reports. The ACCC said it would indeed begin an inquiry into backhaul pricing and the level of competition on transmission markets. Following the inquiry, the

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission / iiNet / Macquarie Telecom / Telstra / Vodafone
Countries: Australia
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