Belgian operators reject Wallonia shared investment proposal

Wednesday 9 December 2015 | 11:19 CET | News
Belgium's mobile operators have rejected a proposal from the government of Wallonia to use the proceeds of the tax on mobile masts in the region to expand broadband infrastructure in the region. The Walloon minister for the economy and digital sector, Jean-Claude Marcourt made the proposal in a meeting with the operators 30 November, La Libre Belgique reports. The tax proceeds would be used by a fund called Digico to build infrastructure that could be shared by all the operators. However, the three CEOs of Proximus, Base and Mobistar have sent a joint letter to the government, calling the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Base / Mobistar / Proximus
Countries: Belgium
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