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Swiss altnets call for Parliament to regulate Swisscom wholesale access

Friday 31 August 2018 | 12:19 CET | News
Swiss alternative operators have called on Parliament to reject the recommendation of its telecom committee and go ahead with a proposal to impose new network access obligations on dominant operators like Swisscom. The alliance includes the main Swisscom rivals UPC, Sunrise and Salt, as well as smaller operators united in groups such as Suissedigital and Quickline. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Bakom / ComCom / Quickline / Salt / Sunrise / Swisscom
Countries: Switzerland
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