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UK telcos demand regulatory reform to support govt full-fibre pledge

Monday 5 August 2019 | 11:04 CET | News
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The UK telecoms industry has sent an open letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcoming his commitment to improving digital connectivity, but warning that '100% full-fibre coverage requires 100% full commitment from Government'

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