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PTS says detached home fibre market remains competitive

Monday 21 March 2016 | 12:25 CET | News
Swedish postal and telecoms authority PTS has published a report on the provision of fibre to detached houses. It found that expansion is continuing at a rapid rate, and that there is infrastructure competition at the initial stage in particular. The report also examines matters worthy of PTS' scrutiny before its next decision on obligations in broadband markets 3a and 3b.

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