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EC clears Ofcom plan for Openreach wholesale access regulation

Monday 26 March 2018 | 10:15 CET | News
The European Commission has cleared UK regulator Ofcom's plan to regulate wholesale access to the BT Openreach network. The Commission said it "particularly approves" of Ofcom's efforts to make it more attractive for alternative operators to use Openreach's physical infrastructure, such as through improved and cheaper access to ducts, which should help in rolling out their own fibre networks.

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Companies: BT / European Commission / Ofcom / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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