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Nordic telecoms watchdogs formalise their cooperation

Wednesday 6 May 2015 | 13:55 CET | News
The Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority, Ficora, said the Nordic telecoms watchdogs have agreed to formalise their co-operation and to have a rotating chairperson on an annual basis. The chairwoman this year is Ficora director general Asta Sihvonen-Punkka. She said there is a demand for more intense co-operation among the Nordic regulators and that there is a great opportunity to contribute to the European discussion by utilising good Nordic experiences.

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