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Telecom Italia fined EUR 90,000 over misleading ad

Monday 22 April 2013 | 17:03 CET | News
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Italy's Competition Authority has issued a EUR 90,000 fine to Telecom Italia for improper business conduct. According to the regulator's weekly bulletin, the operator was punished for airing an ad on TV and internet for the offer Tim Holiday Card, which mislead consumers about the characteristics of the service. The regulator deemed this an unfair trade practice, capable of significantly distorting the economic behaviour of the average consumer in connection with the service advertised.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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