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UK govt hints at copper network switch-off date, CityFibre calls for no hijacking by incumbents

Wednesday 18 July 2018 | 11:19 CET | News
UK operator CityFibre CEO Greg Mesch said that switching off copper to encourage investment in full fibre should not be implemented without a detailed government plan for all market participants and especially new market entrants. Leaving decisions in the hands of incumbents such as Openreach risks imposing costs and delays on consumers, the CEO said. 

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Companies: CityFibre / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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