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German cabinet approves telecoms law to implement EU code

Wednesday 16 December 2020 | 17:31 CET | News
The German government has approved the draft reform of the Telecommunications Act. The draft was submitted for approval by the Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy and the Minister for Transport and Digital Infrastructure and will now be sent to parliament for consideration. The law implements the EU's new Electronics Communications Code, updating telecom regulation to support the roll-out of gigabit networks and enhance consumer protection. 

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