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PTS stops Transport Administration from laying cable without coordination with Skanova

Friday 20 March 2020 | 12:19 CET | News
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Swedish communications regulator PTS is ordering the Transport Administration (Trafikverket) to comply with the broadband expansion law, after a complaint by Telia infrastructure division Skanova. The law allows organisations wishing to develop a wireless or fixed broadband network to use others' infrastructure, or coordinate their engineering works with others. The aim is to cut the cost of providing internet access to more people.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: PTS / Telia
Countries: Sweden
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