Tag Archives: competition
Italian operators fined EUR 5 mln for premium services scam – Telecompaper.
Google to launch MVNO in US – report – Telecompaper. According to Telecompaper, Google is preparing to supply mobile services to customers and manage their calls and mobile data over a mobile network.
Regulator rejects complaints against Telefonica fibre deals – Telecompaper. According to Telecompaper, Spain’s CNMC rejected complaints filed by Vodafone and Orange against Telefonica’s bundling of free TV content in Movistar Fusion fibre deals. Orange and Vodafone alleged that the incumbent operator was abusing its position in Spain to reduce competition in the telecoms sector. However, […]
Ecta calls for strong regulation to combat NGA monopolies – Telecompaper. According to Telecompaper, the European Competitive Telecommunications Association (Ecta) considers the greatest threat to Europe’s telecom competitiveness in the world is a return to broadband monopolies and oligopolies.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) approved an application by Astral Media Inc. to sell its pay and specialty television channels, conventional television stations and radio stations to BCE Inc. The CRTC’s approval comes with a number of conditions that are necessary to uphold the public interest. The application filed in agreement with the Competition Bureau included a proposal […]
BEREC Guidelines on Roaming Regulation (EC) N 531/2012 (Third Roaming Regulation) (Articles 4 and 5 on Separate Sale of Roaming Services): Summary of responses received during the public consultation and BEREC view on issues raised by stakeholders, approved by the Board of Regulators via electronic voting procedure held in the period 28 June – 4 […]
According to TeleGeograpgy, Japanese operator Softbank Corp’s USD21.6 billion bid for Sprint Nextel could have received the approval of the Federal Communications Commission. Yet a formal announcement has not been made. Bloomberg reports that two of the commissioners have approved the transaction. See more : Telegeography http://www.telegeography.com/products/commsupdate/articles/2013/07/04/sources-suggest-fcc-has-given-softbanksprint-deal-the-nod/?utm_source=CommsUpdate&utm_campaign=d3bfa7384b-CommsUpdate+04+July+2013&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0688983330-d3bfa7384b-8857329