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CRTC sets rules on payphone price info, removal notices

Friday 11 December 2015 | 11:25 CET | News
Canadian regulator CRTC has announced new measures to ensure Canadians are properly informed about the cost of making long-distance calls over a payphone when they pay by credit card or other forms of non-cash payment. Payphone providers will have to inform the CRTC on how they intend to inform consumers. Large phone companies will also now have to notify the community before removing the last payphone in municipalities and First Nation communities, as well as for payphones in areas where there is no wireless service available. The decision will allow consumers to voice their concerns to

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: CRTC
Countries: Canada
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