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Nkom warns Telenor of NOK 9 mln fine over October outage

Tuesday 17 March 2015 | 11:48 CET | News
Norwegian communications regulator Nkom said it is considering imposing a fine of NOK 9 million on Telenor Norway for widespread loss of mobile services on 30 October 2014 in connection with scheduled engineering works. The problem was nationwide and Nkom considers that it had the potential for great damage. More than 3 million customers were unable to use mobile communications services for approximately 2.5 hours. In a report that Nkom sent to the Ministry of Transport and Communication and to Telenor on 22 December, the watchdog said that Telenor's routines were not adequate to reduce the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telenor Norway
Countries: Norway
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