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Vodafone CEO to warn Kroes over fibre pricing

Thursday 29 November 2012 | 09:35 CET | News
Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao has warned his company will take legal action if the European Commission's proposal on wholesale fibre access pricing leads to a "remonopolisation" of the sector. In an interview with the Financial Times ahead of a meeting with commissioner Neelie Kroes, Colao said the former monopoly operators could take advantage of Kroes's recent proposal to give them freedom to set charges on the newer fibre networks. Colao supports the wording of Kroes's proposals but said that any interpretation of those rules that resulted in a squeeze of margins or closing of the network to

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: European Commission / Vodafone
Countries: Europe
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