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ECTA criticises EC for clearing new German vectoring plan

Thursday 21 July 2016 | 11:33 CET | News
European Telecommunications Association (ECTA) has reacted to the European Commission's decision not to open an in-depth investigation into the German telecoms regulator BNetzA's revised plan to grant exclusivity on upgrades of the copper network with vectoring technology. ECTA said the new measure does not promote or safeguard competition but actually grants an unjustified competitive advantage to the incumbent operator by removing physical unbundling. 

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Companies: ECTA / European Commission
Countries: Europe / Germany
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