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Industry, groups respond to Queen's Speech

Thursday 19 May 2016 | 11:08 CET | News
In response to the UK Government's plans to reform the Electronic Communications Code, Virgin Media CEO Tom Mockridge said that it should be applauded. He added that cutting through red tape would help the company invest where demand for ultrafast broadband is highest. The CEO called on local authorities and landowners to now work with Virgin to grant permissions. Meanwhile, the Internet Services Providers' Association (ISPA) said it was pleased that broadband and technology had a prominent place in the 2016 Queen's Speech. While noting that all of issues were still outstanding, the group

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