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CNMC proposes sweeping changes to wholesale fibre market

Friday 19 December 2014 | 14:20 CET | News
Spain's communications regulator CNMC has proposed a series of new requirements on Telefonica with a view to ensuring competition in the fibre optic broadband market and promoting investment in next generation access (NGA) networks. Under the new rules, Telefonica would have to open up its fibre optic network in all of Spain apart from nine cities in which there are greater levels of competition in NGA deployment. The cities are Madrid, Barcelona, Alcala de Henares, Badalona, Coslada, Malaga, Mostoles, Seville and Valencia, representing around 16 percent of the Spanish market. The CNMC said

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