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Yoigo to appeal CNMC fine, ready to offer 4G access to MVNOs

Thursday 23 July 2015 | 10:06 CET | News
Spanish mobile operator Yoigo is set to appeal a EUR 300,000 fine imposed by communications regulator CNMC for the anti-competitive nature of the network-sharing agreement it signed with Telefonica in August 2013, according to company sources cited by website Xataka Movil. In the same decision the regulator also ordered the cancellation of a clause requiring Yoigo to seek Telefonica's permission to offer 4G services to other MVNOs. The cancellation of the clause opens the way for Yoigo to offer other MVNOs access to its 4G network, including Movistar's coverage, with regional broadband

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Movistar / Pepephone / Telecable / Telefonica / Yoigo
Countries: Spain
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