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New Zealand to deregulate Spark's resale copper voice services

Thursday 18 July 2019 | 09:27 CET | News
New Zealand's Commerce Commission has released its final report recommending that Spark's resale copper voice services be removed from Schedule 1 of the Telecommunications Act. According to the Commission, some retailers currently re-brand and re-sell Spark's voice service by commercial agreement rather than invest in the necessary infrastructure. The resale service is a backstop in case competition for the supply of voice services is found to not be strong enough and regulation is needed quickly.

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Companies: Spark
Countries: New Zealand
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