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Ofcom publishes plans to ease fixed line, mobile switching

Friday 29 July 2016 | 12:53 CET | News
UK regulator Ofcom has published proposals to make it easier to switch between Openreach, KCOM, Virgin Media and Sky, and separate plans to help save mobile switchers GBP 13 million in double payments. It said customers of fixed telephony, broadband and pay-TV services can face particular problems when switching between providers whose services are delivered using different networks. Ofcom estimates that around 884,000 switches are made between these networks every year, but there is currently no formal switching process to help people.

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Companies: Kcom / Ofcom / Openreach / Sky / Virgin Media
Countries: United Kingdom
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