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Telefonica secures govt support in fibre regulation row

Thursday 5 February 2015 | 11:26 CET | News
Spain's ruling People's Party (PP) has sided with Telefonica in its conflict with Spain's communications regulator CNMC over the proposal to open up Telefonica's fibre network to rival operators, reports El Mundo. According to an internal document, Telefonica intends to respond to the regulator's proposal that it be required to provide wholesale access to its fibre network in all of Spain apart from nine cities by slowing down its fibre rollout from the 5.5 million households it intended to connect in 2015 to 3.6 million. The PP has now tabled a motion with the Spanish Senate requesting that

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Companies: Telefonica
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