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Belgian FTTH market would need govt intervention - Weymaere

Wednesday 9 October 2013 | 10:43 CET | News
FTTH is unlikely to take off soon in Belgium unless the government intervenes, according to the former Telenet executive and Voo CTO Nico Weymaere. He was speaking at an event by the FTTH Council Europe, reported by Trends.be. Weymaere said that Belgacom and the cable operators are unlikely to invest in FTTH as they already have strong broadband networks. The existing quality of the broadband market will also put off other potential investors, he added. Only if the government intervenes could the market take off. Weymaere said the government should ensure a single FTTH network operator that

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Belgacom / Telenet
Countries: Belgium
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