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Customers who want to move from one telecoms operator to another should find it easier thanks to a new Oftel initiative
Freeserve's litany of complaints against BT has been dismissed by Oftel, which ruled that the telco has not been acting in an anti-competitive manner
The 05 prefix could dial up Internet phones as the UK telco regulator Oftel considers setting up a new telephone number range to cover Voice over IP calls
A proposed 7 percent cut in the price of a crucial BT product will be fought by the telco, which believes that Oftel is behind the times
Price comparison sites ready to take on the telcos...
Insiders say that the telco isn't happy about being forced to justify price cuts to Oftel at a time when it is also being blamed for the high price of broadband
Monday 30/7/2001Sometimes, ya gotta love the dead hand of the market. What Oftel, the EU and Gordon Brown has failed to do -- unbundle the local loop from BT -- may be achieved by the simple expedient of offering the comatose telco a large wedge of cash.
The ISP gives customers less than a month to find a new telephone service
The few remaining telcos left in the local loop unbundling process may unite against BT in their effort to provided services
BT says it has got the waiting list for the high speed, always-on Internet service down to just 1,000 customers
BT agrees to face the music as rivals meet to settle differences - down the pub
Its plans are unrealistic and the UK is on the verge of losing its Internet lead, agree analysts
The process conceived as a way of introducing much-needed competition to BT now has few friends
Oftel forces BT to lower business prices
First published: Fri, 24 Mar 2000 16:57:29 GMT
Trade and Industry select committee blames both BT and Oftel for the 'sorry tale' of broadband rollout
Select committee adds voice to growing concern about broadband
Will watchdog's terms and conditions be enough to attract operators back to unbundling?
Who'd be a regulator? Being an incumbent telco is bad enough, but at least you get paid handsomely for it. But now the DSL fiasco is one step away from the courts, it looks like Oftel is winding up for another sorry chapter in the sad tale of the local loop droop.
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