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Nkom mulls new broadband regulation after Telenor announces copper shut-down by 2023

Tuesday 11 June 2019 | 13:44 CET | News
Norwegian communications regulator Nkom said it will consider changing regulation of the broadband markets following Telenor's announcement that it will discontinue the copper network by 2023. Telenor's plan will affect the many rivals who use the copper grid to provide broadband, said Nkom.

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Companies: Telenor Norway
Countries: Norway
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