Tag Archives: France

France : The European Commission approves ARCEP’s draft decision regulating fixed and mobile termination markets, but questions the regulation on SMS termination markets

The European Commission approves ARCEP’s draft decision regulating fixed and mobile termination markets, but questions the regulation on SMS termination markets. On 28 November 2014, the European Commission approved ARCEP’s draft decision regulating the markets for fixed voice call termination and mobile voice call termination from 2014 to 2017, and requested additional justifications on SMS […]

ARCEP publishes the responses to the consultation on FttH network access pricing

ARCEP publishes the responses to the consultation on FttH network access pricing. Working to achieve national harmonisation to increase the chances of commercial success for fibre networks nationwide The pace of shared optical local loop rollouts has increased considerably in recent months (38% increase in eligible premises, or 810,000 additional premises passed in 2013), and […]

ARCEP launches a public consultation on its draft analysis of the market for fixed and mobile voice call and SMS termination in Metropolitan France and the overseas territories, from 2014 to 2017

ARCEP launches a public consultation on its draft analysis of the market for fixed and mobile voice call and SMS termination in Metropolitan France and the overseas territories, from 2014 to 2017. After having held a first consultation in 2013, and solicited the opinion of the French Competition authority, today ARCEP is launching a new […]

Fixed line: ARCEP opens a second public consultation and submits its draft decision to the Competition authority for opinion

Fixed line: ARCEP opens a second public consultation and submits its draft decision to the Competition authority for opinion As part of the work being done on the fourth round of analysis of fixed telephony markets, ARCEP held a first public consultation from 21 February to 21 March 2014 on its “scorecard and outlook” and […]

France : ARCEP notifies its draft analysis decisions on broadband and superfast broadband markets to the European Commission

France : ARCEP notifies its draft analysis decisions on broadband and superfast broadband markets to the European Commission Following the publication of a market “scorecard and outlook” (1), two public consultations on successive draft decisions (2), along with the opinion of the Competition authority (3), ARCEP continues its review of broadband and superfast broadband market […]