14 October 2008

13 October 2008 - Telecom Italia to ask regulator to up unbundling fees

Incumbent hopes to raise tariffs by €1 per month as rivals voice their opposition to such a move.

Telecom Italia SpA will ask Italy's telecoms regulator to raise the unbundling tariffs it charges other operators to access its network, in a move that will be strongly opposed by Telecom Italia's competitors.
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Telecom Italia's chief regulatory officer Alessandro Talotta said Friday that the company, Italy's largest telecoms operator, will present its request to the regulator next week.

Italy's former telecom monopoly has complained that its unbundling tariffs are the lowest in Europe and that they have to be increased. Other operators pay about €7.6 a month to connect to Telecom Italia's network. According to Telecom Italia's request, it should be increased by about €1 a month.

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