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Deutsche Telekom must contribute to share of broadband construction costs - BNetzA

Tuesday 24 April 2018 | 11:27 CET | News
The case arose when Wiesbaden's urban development association moved to construct a high-speed broadband network for the city and initially refused to grant Telekom permission to simultaneously lay its own broadband network. The BNetzA found however that Telekom has a right to install its own broadband network at the construction site under Germany's 2016 Digital Networks Bill (DigiNetzG), which calls for network operators to coordinate on the construction of broadband networks to reduce costs and achieve synergies. 

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Companies: Deutsche Telekom
Countries: Germany
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