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Orange, Vodafone reject Spain fibre deregulation proposal

Thursday 3 September 2015 | 08:56 CET | News
Spanish operators Orange and Vodafone have joined forces to reject the proposal to require Telefonica to provide wholesale access to its fibre network in cities with a population under 100,000, some 40 percent of the population. "I recently read that the criteria to deregulate areas could reach 40 percent of the population (compared to 16 percent in the March proposal)," said Orange Spain CEO Jean-Marc Vignolles at the XXIX telecommunications and digital economy meeting held in Santander. "Such a figure is totally unacceptable at this time, in view of the current deployment of alternative

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Companies: Jazztel / Ono / Orange Spain / Telefonica / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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