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BT fined GBP 42 mln for breach of wholesale contracts

Monday 27 March 2017 | 08:56 CET | News
UK communications regulator Ofcom said it fined BT GBP 42 million for paying its wholesale customers inadequate compensation for late delivery of broadband lines. The company must also compensate the companies affected, and BT estimated that this will total around GBP 300 million. Ofcom cut the fine by 30 percent after BT admitted full liability but added an additional GBP 300,000 penalty for failure to provide the watchdog with proper information throughout its investigation.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: BT / Ofcom / Openreach / Vodafone
Countries: United Kingdom
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