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CNMC orders Telefonica to lower wholesale fibre access rates

Tuesday 24 June 2014 | 09:02 CET | News
Spain's telecoms regulator CNMC has ordered Telefonica to lower the rates it charges Vodafone and Orange for wholesale access to vertical infrastructure and the provision of FTTH connections to the same rate it charges broadband provider Jazztel. Back in October 2012, Telefonica and Jazztel agreed to jointly deploy fibre-optic infrastructure to reach over 3 million Spanish households, or 1.5 million households per operator. Vodafone and Orange subsequently reached a similar joint rollout agreement but still relied on Telefonica for the final hop into the buildings. According to the CNMC, the

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Jazztel / Orange Spain / Telefonica / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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