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Introduction

While Portugal maintains a good mobile penetration rate and impressive fixed broadband network coverage, it continues to rank significantly low in broadband uptake rates over fixed and mobile networks.

Highlights

  • ANACOM issued its latest decision on wholesale call termination on individual public telephone networks provided at a fixed location.
  • ANACOM completed the latest review of the market for wholesale high-quality access at fixed location
  • ANACOM reduced the mobile termination rates in the latest decision.

Features and Benefits

  • Offers details of the relevant regulated markets and the players designated as dominant within the Portuguese telecoms market.
  • Provides a detailed understanding of Portugal's regulatory environment.

Key questions answered

  • What remedies are imposed at the retail and wholesale levels for fixed and mobile services in Portugal?
  • What are the current regulation and telecoms policies in Portugal?

Table of contents

Summary

  • In brief
  • Ovum view

Regulatory framework

  • National regulatory authority
  • Key legislation and regulation
  • Current status of market analysis

Spectrum

  • Spectrum policy
  • Wireless licensing

Wholesale fixed regulation

  • Services subject to regulation
  • Voice interconnection
  • Wholesale access
  • Wholesale broadband services
  • Naked DSL

Wholesale mobile regulation

  • Services subject to regulation
  • Mobile termination charges

Other services subject to regulation

  • The retail market
  • The regulation of bundles
  • Quality of service
  • Advertising of broadband speeds
  • Terminating and switching out of contracts
  • VoIP
  • Regulatory position on OTTs
  • Numbering policy
  • Data protection regulation

Universal service

  • Universal service provider
  • Universal service fund

Appendix

  • Methodology
  • Author

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