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Telefonica and Spanish resellers accused of porting breaches

Wednesday 28 October 2015 | 14:08 CET | News
Spanish telecoms regulator CNMVC has launched an investigation into the possible breach of rules governing mobile portability, number assignation and registration by Telefonica and eight resellers of its services, including Ocean's Network and Royal Telecom. The investigation derives from a complaint lodged by the Association of Mobile Operators for Portability back in 2012 on the grounds that the companies were breaching Spain's "Mobile Portability Specifications" during the processing of mobile number portability requests. Failure to comply with mobile porting regulations is considered a

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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