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Australia - Competition Issues - 2006

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Last updated: 25 Jul 2007 Update History

Report Status: Archived

Report Pages: 10

Analyst: Stephen McNamara


In this report we argue for the abandoning, or at least lessening, of the regulation of traditional voice telco services. Too much time and effort is being wasted on this. Instead, let us concentrate on proactive competition policies that will see the rapid deployment of broadband, VoIP, NGN, triple play and the convergence of technologies, media and companies to deliver the next level of telecommunications products and services. The situation has dramatically deteriorated during 2005- 2007 and several companies are fighting for survival.

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