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Earlier interventions on price regulation by the government with the Regulator for Telecommunications and Post (RegTP), shortly before the privatisation of part of the incumbent postal services operator, may have aggravated perceptions of conflicts of interest.
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A spokesperson for RegTP
said that the overall German telecomms market achieved sales of EUR64.5bn in 2004, up 2% from 2003, with mobile phone contracts increasing by 10% in 2004 to 71.3m, reports AFX.
RegTP has ordered Deutsche Telekom to offer less restrictive conditions to ISPs wishing to offer flat rate dial-up access to subscribers.
Currently, Deutsche Telekom charges time-based prices which made it difficult for ISPs to make a profit from unmetered access packages, according to RegTP.
O RegTP substituiu o "Ministerio Federal dos Correios e das Telecomunicacoes" e o "Escritorio Federal para os Correios e Telecomunicacoes" (Bundesamt fur Post und Telekommunikation--BAPT), ambos orgaos da Administracao Federal com atribuicoes relacionadas aos setores de telecomunicacoes e de servicos postais antes da Terceira Reforma Postal.
Assim, natural que esse controle do Estado, apos um processo de abertura de seus mercados para exploracao pela iniciativa privada, continuasse a ser exercido pela mesma autoridade, caso uma viesse a ser criada, o que acabou acontecendo com o RegTP.
also issued a license to the US-owned Inquam Deutschland.
But the Commission said that the RegTP
ruling was incompatible with Article 7(4) of the Electronic Communications Framework Directive (2002/21/EC), which obliges national regulators to notify the Commission of any measures that impose or remove regulation on companies providing electronic communications networks or services.
These commitments are subject to regulatory approval from the German telecoms watchdog RegTP
, which should take a decision on the case by June.
Finnish telecomms operator Sonera will not be subject to an investigation into its collusion with Orange, the German telecommunications watchdog RegTP