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Spain to order Telefonica to share 300 Mbps fibre network

Thursday 4 August 2016 | 11:37 CET | News
Spanish communications regulator CNMC has launched a public consultation over its proposal to require Telefonica to provide wholesale access to its fibre-optic network in all of Spain apart from 66 cities. The new fixed broadband market regulations ordered Telefonica to prepare its fibre-optic network so that any operator in the non-competitive areas could use it via a process known as 'NEBA local', equivalent to the 'virtual unbundled local access' (VULA) process used in other EU countries. The non-competitive areas correspond to 65 percent of the country and Telefonica is required to give

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Companies: CNMC / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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