0
Broadband

TalkTalk says Ofcom's wholesale-access price cap not enough

Friday 31 March 2017 | 14:34 CET | News
UK broadband operator TalkTalk welcomed news that Ofcom plans to cap certain wholesale fibre access prices charged by Openreach but criticised the delay in implementation. The company also warned that the uneven application of the price caps risk entrenching the speed divide in the broadband sector.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: BT / Ofcom / Openreach / TalkTalk
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Fibre


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

TalkTalk CEO questions legality of rural broadband plans

Published 10 Aug 2017 12:05 CET | United Kingdom
TalkTalk CEO Tristia Harrison has said that plans to allow BT to recover rural broadband upgrade costs through higher wholesale ...

Ofcom wants to cut Openreach wholesale prices up to 40%

Published 31 Mar 2017 09:20 CET | United Kingdom
UK communications regulator Ofcom said it plans to cut the price BT's Openreach can charge telecoms companies for access to its ...

UK announces major telecom investments with Budget 2017

Published 08 Mar 2017 18:51 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has announced the Budget for 2017, with new measures to boost for 5G and ...

UK govt pushes Ofcom, BT for deal on Openreach - report

Published 20 Feb 2017 15:40 CET | United Kingdom
The UK government is pushing Ofcom and BT to reach a settlement over the status of Openreach, BT's wholesale networks arm, before ...

Ofcom proposes easier access to BT poles, ducts

Published 06 Dec 2016 10:32 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has published its proposals for making it easier for alternative operators to access BT's telegraph poles and ...

Ofcom to force legal separation of Openreach from BT

Published 29 Nov 2016 08:54 CET | United Kingdom | Update: 29 Nov 2016 12:27 CET
UK regulator Ofcom is going ahead with plans to force a legal separation of Openreach from BT, saying the operator failed to ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Nov MEF19
19 Nov Connected Germany
20 Nov Avaya fiscal Q4
20 Nov Inmarsat Q3 2019
20 Nov Netgear analysts meeting
20 Nov Poly investors day
20 Nov Line developer day
20 Nov Sigfox Connect 2019
20 Nov NexTV Series Central Europe
21 Nov Ooma fiscal Q3
21 Nov A3 results for Q3
22 Nov FCC meeting
25 Nov Palo Alto fiscal Q1
25 Nov MTS Investor Day
26 Nov Partner Communications Q3 2019
26 Nov Analog Devices fiscal Q4
26 Nov Marvell Technology fiscal Q3
26 Nov Tech Data fiscal Q3
26 Nov Dell Technologies fiscal Q3
26 Nov VMware fiscal Q3
26 Nov Telekom Malaysia Q3 2019
27 Nov Cellcom Q3 2019
::: More Calendar Items