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Telefonica CEO rails against 'obsolete' digital regulation

Tuesday 16 October 2018 | 09:14 CET | News
Europe needs a "twenty-first century digital regulation" if it wants to catch up and play a key role in the global digital ecosystem, according to Telefonica's chief executive officer Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete. In a speech at this year's edition of the FT-ETNO Summit in Brussels, Telefonica's CEO once again railed against the easy ride given to OTT players by national and European regulators compared to the restrictions imposed on operators, referring to "obsolete network regulation that continues to hamper the ability of European telecommunication companies to invest and innovate."

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Companies: ETNO / Telefonica
Countries: Europe / Spain
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