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CNMC orders operators to pay additional RTVE taxes - report

Monday 16 December 2013 | 15:19 CET | News
Spain's telecoms regulator CNMC has ordered Telefonica, Vodafone and Orange to proceed with the payment of additional taxes to fund the ad-free public radio and TV broadcaster (RTVE), reports Expansion. The amounts corresponding to the additional tax payments for the year 2011 were deemed confidential in all cases apart from that of Orange, which will need to pay around EUR 2.8 million. The four decisions, which were seen by the paper but have yet to be officially published, dismissed the appeals lodged by Telefonica Spain, Telefonica Moviles, Vodafone Spain and France Telecom (Orange) on the

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Companies: Orange Spain / RTVE / Telefonica / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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