Swisscom faces CHF 143 mln fine over pay-TV sports offer

Thursday 23 July 2015 | 17:00 CET | News
Switzerland's Competition Commission has proposed a fine of CHF 143 million against Swisscom for alleged violations in the marketing of sports content over pay TV. According to the regulator, Swisscom and its Teleclub service occupy a dominant market position, particularly in broadcasting Swiss national football and ice hockey events and, where technically possible, should provide all TV platforms in Switzerland with equivalent Teleclub sports programming under non-discriminatory conditions. Swisscom denies the alleged violation and regards the sanction as unjustified. Swisscom said in a

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