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Vodafone Portugal citicises lack of FTTH competition

Friday 25 November 2011 | 15:31 CET | News
Vodafone Portugal chief executive Antonio Coimbra has criticised the lack of competition in the fixed market and particularly for fibre services, highlighting the barriers set up against new competitors on the two existing underground networks. Coimbra said the fixed market had no strategy, no path, and no business plan for more than these two FTTH networks. The chief executive made the statements during the congress of the Portuguese Association for the Development of Communications (APDC).

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Vodafone / Vodafone Portugal
Countries: Portugal
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