Saturday, 21 September 2019

“Bizarre” fibre tax must be scrapped for faster roll-out, says Openreach CEO

Jayne Brooks
Wednesday 19 June 19

Clive Selley also called for an easier process for street works and access to multi-dwelling units during fireside chat at Connected Britain 2019

The Government’s “bizarre” tax on fibre is one of the barriers currently halting the pace of full-fibre roll-out in the UK, according to Openreach CEO Clive Selley. Speaking on Day 2 of Connected Britain, Selley slammed the cumulo tax during a fireside chat with Paolo Pescatore, TMT Analyst at PP Foresight. In a debate which covered a range of topics from full…

The Government’s “bizarre” tax on fibre is one of the barriers currently halting the pace of full-fibre roll-out in the UK, according to Openreach CEO Clive Selley. Speaking on Day 2 of Connected Britain, Selley slammed the cumulo tax during a fireside chat with Paolo Pescatore, TMT Analyst at PP Foresight. In a debate which covered a range of topics from full…

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