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BT proposes new cross-industry Rural Mobile Coverage Pledge

Monday 8 April 2019 | 09:23 CET | News
BT Consumer CEO Marc Allera has proposed a new cross-industry Rural Mobile Coverage Pledge to address areas with partial coverage in a fair and equitable manner, and to deliver a unified approach to mobile notspots.

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Companies: BT / Ofcom
Countries: United Kingdom
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