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WAPECS: a contradiction or solution?
Mar 18, 2005
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The regulatory process expected to lead to a co-ordinated EU policy approach to the spectrum for WAPECS is gathering momentum but is the European Commission trying to have its cake and eat it? Read more...

EC takes hard line with German regulator
Mar 17, 2005
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In a move that could be the prelude to a battle on mobile call termination, the European Commission has expressed ‘serious doubts’ over the German regulator’s market analysis results for Market 9 fixed call termination. Read more...

Europe’s regulators divided over UWB
Mar 15, 2005
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Lengthy debate and plenty of disagreement has characterised the Ultra Wide Band discussions at the CEPT meeting underway in the Italian city of Sorrento this week. Read more...

Sharing is good for you!
Mar 11, 2005
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Spectrum sharing mechanisms to enable more efficient use of publicly held spectrum are expected to be a key focus of the independent audit being undertaken by Warwick University’s Professor Martin Cave on behalf of the UK treasury. Read more...

Another LLU price cut planned Verwaayen tells MPs
Mar 08, 2005
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BT’s Chief Executive, Ben Verwaayen, signalled a further reduction in charges to unbundled local loop operators when he appeared before a UK parliamentary committee today. Read more...

UK spectrum liberalisation: the cart before the horse?
Mar 07, 2005
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The UK's legal community is increasingly concerned that Ofcom's lackadaisical approach to defining spectrum usage rights could hinder the potential benefits of liberalisation. Read more...

Ofcom talks tough in front of MPs
Mar 04, 2005
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Ofcom maintained its strong line on BT’s delivery of equivalence when the regulator appeared before an influential UK parliament committee. Read more...

Ofcom talks tough in front of MPs
Mar 04, 2005
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Ofcom maintained its strong line on BT’s delivery of equivalence when the regulator appeared before an influential UK parliament committee. Read more...

Equivalence: revolution or more of the same?
Mar 01, 2005
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BT says its new regulatory proposals are the furthest any incumbent has gone in guaranteeing fair treatment for its competitors. Not surprisingly other telcos are sceptical. Read more...

Nordic spectrum round up: Will Finland be left behind?
Feb 24, 2005
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The Finnish Communications Authority is resolutely sticking to its position on spectrum trading, a decision which free marketers attribute to the dearth of economists within the regulator. Read more...

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