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Italy's privacy watchdog to curb silent cold calls

Wednesday 20 November 2013 | 10:10 CET | News
The Italian privacy authority Garante Privacy has proposed a new set of regulations to drastically reduce silent and abandoned marketing calls to prospective customers. The regulator said that such calls by telemarketing companies, in some cases repeated 10-15 times over a short period of time, cause great annoyance and even alarm to consumers.

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