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Spain watchdog to probe use of short numbers for information

Wednesday 23 September 2015 | 14:07 CET | News
Spain's telecoms regulator CNMC has launched an investigation into the inadequate use of short numbers for the provision of information services by 13 different companies. Following a number of complaints from consumer associations and telecoms operators, the regulator said it would be probing the use of twelve five-digit numbers beginning with 118, plus the number 1815 by the companies involved. Failure to comply with the conditions determining the assignation of a short number for the provision of telephone inquiry services is considered a serious offence under the Spanish telecoms act. The

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Companies: CNMC
Countries: Spain
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