Ofcom to order “legal separation” of Openreach from BT
Posted by malcolm on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 at 10:37
The new Openreach would have its own Board of Directors and its own balance sheet. It would still be wholly owned by BT, and it is not clear how much day-to-day authority BT would have over its...
Hammond: tax relief on fibre
Posted by malcolm on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 16:34
Answering critics of the non-domestic business rate on fibre networks, known as the fibre tax, Hammond has announced that there will be 100% rate relief on new fibre deployments, as part of a £1bn...
UK Government publishes its National Cyber Security Strategy
Posted by Daniel Smith on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 at 11:02
The UK Government has launched its new five-year National Cyber Security Strategy stating that it will spend a total of £1.9 billion over the next five years to realise its vision that by 2021 “the...