BIPT calls for comments on 2022 operational plan

Tuesday 7 December 2021 | 14:08 CET | News
Belgian regulator BIPT has presented its operational plan for 2022. Major activities planned for next year include the multi-band spectrum auction, regulation of the growing fibre network footprint in the country and studies on phasing out copper and sustainable networks. Interested market parties have until 30 December to submit comments on the annual plan. 

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