NetCompetition alliance calls for more competitive broadband

Wednesday 18 November 2015 | 08:41 CET | News
Broadband operators, consumer groups and digital rights advocates have teamed up to form a new alliance called NetCompetition with a stated mission to push for more competitive broadband markets around Europe ahead of the European Commission's forthcoming review of telecoms regulations. The alliance includes companies such as Italian broadband operator Fastweb, as well as German broadband operator's association Breko, Dutch consumer rights group Consumentenbond, Italian association of internet providers AIIP and NGO European Digital Rights. All members of the coalition have united behind a

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Categories: Internet
Companies: BREKO / Consumentenbond / ECTA / European Commission / Fastweb
Countries: Europe
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