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Swiss alternative operators call for swift Telecom Act revision

Thursday 7 September 2017 | 20:04 CET | News
A broad alliance of Swiss operators, including Suissedigital, UPC, Sunrise, Salt, Green, Init7, VTX, Swiss Fibre Net and Openaxs, has welcomed the Federal Council's announcement to revise the Telecommunications Act (TCA) and have called for a swift revision of the outdated TCA. Since the current TCA addresses outdated copper technology only, alternative operators say there has not been any fair competition for quite some time. The act must be revised quickly to prevent a new monopoly in combined fibre-optics and copper network technologies (FTTC, FTTB, and FTTS broadband infrastructures based

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Companies: Openaxs / Salt / Sunrise / Swiss Fibre Net / Swisscom / VTX
Countries: Switzerland
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