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German govt to call for less EU telecom regulation - report

Wednesday 9 March 2016 | 14:54 CET | News
The German government has outlined proposals for the reform of EU telecoms regulation, calling for less regulation in order to boost network investment, according to a leaked draft of the position paper seen by Euractiv. The German position paper says there could be "a reduction of the scope and complexity of the telecoms regulation" that would give a boost to national regulators. It also calls for an "investment incentive by forgoing ex-ante regulation and instead using the instrument of sector-specific ex-post regulation". Deutsche Telekom took a similar position in its response to the

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Companies: Deutsche Telekom / European Commission
Countries: Europe / Germany
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