Telmex fined again for refusing interconnection

Thursday 2 June 2011 | 07:02 CET | News
Mexico's antitrust regulator CFC has imposed a fine of MXN 91.5 million (approximately USD 7.8 million) on Mexican fixed-line operator Telmex for denying GTM, a Telefonica subsidiary, the right to interconnect with its network. According to the CFC ruling, by not providing interconnection to market competitor GTM for a period of seven months in 2007 and 2008, Telmex impeded GTM's access to the Mexican telephony market. As only one operator was affected and for a limited period of time, the fine is much lower than the law allows in cases of repeated violations of antitrust regulations, the CFC

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Telefonica- Movistar / Telmex
Countries: Mexico
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