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Ofcom implements new customer service and nuisance call rules

Monday 26 March 2018 | 14:07 CET | News
UK regulator Ofcom has announced the implementation of a series of new rules designed to strengthen its powers to deal with companies that "persistently misuse" the telephone numbers it allocates. In a statement the watchdog said it now has the power to take back blocks of numbers which are systematically used to cause harm or anxiety to people, such as to make nuisance calls or perpetrate scams or fraud.

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