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UK operators call for access to BT Openreach network

Monday 24 November 2014 | 08:22 CET | News
The UK Competitive Telecommunications Association (UKTA) has called on regulator Ofcom to improve competition in the business market by opening up access to the passive infrastructure operated by BT Openreach, the operator's network business. The group, which includes EE, Sky, TalkTalk, Virgin Media, Vodafone, Colt and Level 3, state that the needs of businesses have been left behind while policymakers and regulators have focused on residential users, with domestic areas often getting a better broadband service that business parks. They feel that as long as BT has control of the basic

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: BT Openreach / Colt / EE / Ofcom / TalkTalk / Virgin Media / Vodafone
Countries: United Kingdom
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