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UK's 4G Spectrum Auction May Not Have Been Economically Efficient

A review of the UK's 4G spectrum auction last year has found that while the regulator achieved its aim of preserving competition in the market, it may not have been an economically efficient auction. more

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Vodafone Avoids Fines After Bringing 3G Coverage Up To Regulatory Standards

Vodafone UK has belatedly meet its regulatory requirements for 3G network coverage. more

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O2 Changes Tariff Terms to Evade Regulatory Rules

UK based O2 has modified its tariff terms and conditions in a way that enables it to avoid letting customers end their contracts if it puts prices up in the middle of a contract. more

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UK Consumers Able to Terminate Mobile Contracts without Penalty if Costs Rise

A new code of practice is coming into effect in the UK for consumers and small businesses taking out new landline, broadband or mobile contracts that says that they should be allowed to exit them without penalty more

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UK regulator Acts to Reduce Accidental Roaming Along National Borders

The UK's telecoms regulator, Ofcom has published new information to help consumers in Northern Ireland understand the different options available to help them reduce or avoid expensive inadvertent roaming charges when close to the border with the Republic of Ireland. more

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Vodafone Misses 3G Coverage Obligations in the UK

Vodafone UK has missed a deadline for building out its 3G network as required in its 3G license, according to a study by the telecoms regulator, Ofcom. more

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Telecoms Regulaotrs to Clamp Down on Spoofed Called ID

The telecoms regulators in Canada, USA and UK have jointly announced plans to clamp down on the faking of caller identify numbers sent when one person calls another. more

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UK Regulator Seeks Bidders for Radio Spectrum Auction

The UK's telecoms regulator, Ofcom is inviting bidders to express their interest in acquiring radio spectrum that is being released for civil use by the Ministry of Defence (MOD). more

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UK Mobile Networks Face Sharp Rise in Annual Spectrum Fees

The UK's telecoms regulator, Ofom has published a consultation on raising the annual licence fees for 900MHz and 1800MHz spectrum bands.  more

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UK to carry Out White-Spaces Radio Spectrum Trials

The UK's telecoms regulator, Ofcom has announced pilot trials of white-space radio spectrum that will take place over the next six months. more

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