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Spanish court dismisses Cellnex appeal over universal service costs

Thursday 3 October 2019 | 10:22 CET | News
Spain's national court (Audiencia Nacional) has dismissed an appeal lodged by Abertis Telecom (now Cellnex) against a 2017 resolution by telecommunications regulator CNMC regarding payments by operators to the country's universal service fund. Tower operator Abertis objected to the fact that from 2014 all operators with annual revenues exceeding EUR 100 million were obliged to contribute to the fund that's used to deliver telecommunications services to those living in isolated neighbourhoods, the disabled, consumers entitled to tariff reductions and information services.

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Categories: General
Companies: Abertis Telecom / Cellnex / CNMC / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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