Orange sues SFR over pricing in Reunion, Mayotte - report

Thursday 30 October 2014 | 14:45 CET | News
Orange has sued SFR at the Paris commercial court for EUR 135.3 million in damages from the SFR's anticompetitive behaviour in Reunion and Mayotte, BFM Business reports. Orange is basing its case on a June ruling by France's competition authority that found that SFR subsidiary SRR had benefited unfairly by charging its customers less for on-net calls than calls to other networks during 12 years in Reunion, where it has an over 70 percent market share. This so-called "club effect" incited consumers to subscribe to SFR rather than other operators. SFR paid the EUR 46 million fine without

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange / SFR / SRR
Countries: France / Mayotte / Reunion
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