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PTS stops regulating Telia for fixed line telephony

Thursday 15 December 2016 | 14:31 CET | News
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS said it will no longer regulate the market for fixed line telephony, as the market is effectively competitive. Until now, the watchdog has imposed obligations on Telia Company, but it shares the European Commission's vew that this is no longer necessary.

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