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Swisscom, Cinetrade/Teleclub fined CHF 71.8 mln

Tuesday 24 May 2016 | 14:19 CET | News
The Swiss Competition Commission has imposed a sanction of CHF 71.8 million on Swisscom and Cinetrade/Teleclub for allegedly prohibited marketing of sports content via pay-TV. According to COMCO, Swisscom and Cinetrade/Teleclub occupy a dominant market position, particularly with respect to broadcasting national football and ice hockey events, and must offer all TV platforms in Switzerland – if technically feasible – an equivalent Teleclub sport offering at non-discriminatory terms and conditions.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Fixed
Companies: Swisscom / Teleclub / UPC Cablecom
Countries: Switzerland
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