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Italy's antitrust watchdog extends TIM fibre probe

Tuesday 30 April 2019 | 08:59 CET | News
Italian antitrust watchdog AGCM has announced another extension to its lengthy investigation into possible abuse by Telecom Italia (TIM) in the expansion of its fibre-optic broadband network to underserved and rural areas across the country. In a statement, the regulator said it had decided to grant a further extension until 30 September to give TIM more time to organise its defence. The watchdog is looking into whether TIM purposely tried to slow down the process to roll out broadband in so-called digital divide areas by "obstructing the development of infrastructure competition and the

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Companies: Open Fiber / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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