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UKCTA responds to broadband USO consultation

Thursday 21 April 2016 | 10:48 CET | News
UKCTA, UK trade association for alternative fixed-line telecoms companies, has responded to the Government's consultation on the introduction of a new broadband universal service obligation (USO). UKCTA insists that any decision to designate a USO must be technology neutral and that public funding of the USO is the least problematic option for bridging the expected funding gap. The group is also concerned that setting an implementation date prematurely is likely to have unnecessarily disruptive effects on industry's efforts to deliver faster services. It warns that the USO has the potential

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