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TIM handed EUR 4.8 mln antitrust fine for fibre advertising

Monday 19 March 2018 | 08:38 CET | News
Italian antitrust watchdog AGCM has fined Telecom Italia (TIM) a total of EUR 4.8 million for lack of transparency regarding costs and contract terms of fibre-optic services. In a statement, the antitrust body said it had decided to fine for failing to clarify that customers would have to pay an extra amount to benefit from the maximum speed advertised, nullifying the advertised price of the offer. "Telecom Italia… failed to adequately inform consumers about the real characteristics of the service offered and the resulting limitations (in particular the geographical limits of coverage of the

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Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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