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FPS Towers files complaint over TDF mobile mast deals

Thursday 31 July 2014 | 08:48 CET | News
French mobile masts operator FPS Towers has referred larger rival TDF to the Competition Authority for anti-competitive practices on the mobile market, Les Echos reports. FPS accuses TDF of abusing of its dominant position, in particular in the framework of the renewal of site hosting contracts with telecom operators. The complaint is based on an estimated over EUR 1 billion contract TDF signed with Orange France at the end of 2013 to extend their existing hosting agreement for 20 years. According to FPS, "TDF is a historical partner of Orange. It took advantage of its dominant position to

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: FPS Towers / TDF
Countries: France
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