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Sky formally calls for BT network competition investigation

Monday 29 June 2015 | 11:18 CET | News
Sky is formally calling for a full competition inquiry into BT's hold over the national phone network, reports the Financial Times. In a formal submission to Ofcom, Sky accuses Openreach of a host of service failures, and insists that there is sufficient evidence against BT for Ofcom to request a full competition investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority. Sky's chief strategy officer Mai Fyfield told the FT that it was drawing attention to broadband problems because they are important to the overall economy, arguing that they affect competition between providers and have a direct

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Companies: BT / Openreach / Sky
Countries: United Kingdom
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