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Ofcom wants you to thank it for resurrecting the spectre of BT's 1980s monopoly

Charlie Clark Silver badge

This is all a bit weird

IANAL but my understanding is that there is nothing preventing either OFCOM or the Monopolies Commission from adding riders to any telco merger, as long as they don't contravene EU competition rules: basically no state aid.

Still, it's always nice to have someone else to blame.

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