The French Competition Authority fines a mobile phone operator and its subsidiary for implementing discriminatory prices for calls to its competitors’ networks in the overseas territory market (SFR / SRR)

The Autorité de la concurrence fines SFR and its subsidiary in La Réunion SRR nearly 46 million euros.* The Autorité de la concurrence has today issued a decision whereby it has imposed a fine of 45.9 million euros against SFR and its subsidiary in La Réunion SRR, for having implemented and maintained (for over 12 years in La Réunion and over three years in Mayotte) unfair pricing differences between calls made to other customers of the SRR network (on net calls), and calls to its competitors' networks (off net calls), that were charged at a higher price. Background of the case For the record, Orange (Orange Réunion and Orange Mayotte) and Outremer Télécom1 brought a complaint to the Autorité de la concurrence, accusing SRR of abusing its dominant position in La Réunion and Mayotte by

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers

Already Subscribed? Sign-in

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers.

Read one article for free

Sign-up to read this article for free and discover our services.

 

PDF Version

Author

Quotation

French Competition Authority, The French Competition Authority fines a mobile phone operator and its subsidiary for implementing discriminatory prices for calls to its competitors’ networks in the overseas territory market (SFR / SRR), 13 June 2014, e-Competitions Telecom & Dominance, Art. N° 67671

Visites 208

All issues

  • Latest News issue 
  • All News issues
  • Latest Special issue 
  • All Special issues