Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Telefonica threatens to slow fibre rollout after network access ruling

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Thursday 19 November 15

CNMC draft measure would require Spanish incumbent to open up FTTH infrastructure in areas with fewer than three competing next-gen networks.

Spain's telecoms regulator on Wednesday ruled that Telefonica must open up its fibre infrastructure to rival players in around three-quarters of the country, prompting the incumbent to threaten to hold back on investment in the technology. The Comisión Nacional de Mercados y Competencia (CNMC) published a draft ruling that requires &quot…

Spain's telecoms regulator on Wednesday ruled that Telefonica must open up its fibre infrastructure to rival players in around three-quarters of the country, prompting the incumbent to threaten to hold back on investment in the technology. The Comisión Nacional de Mercados y Competencia (CNMC) published a draft ruling that requires &quot…

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