Pure Telecom calls for more ComReg powers

The telecoms regulator, ComReg, should be given more powers to shut down new operators that mislead consumers or charge excessive prices for calls, according to an Irish company that sells phone calls to businesses.

30th July, 2005

The telecoms regulator, ComReg, should be given more powers to shut down new operators that mislead consumers or charge excessive prices for calls, according to an Irish company that sells phone calls to businesses.

Pure Telecom made an official complaint to ComReg about Optic Communications, an international phone company which sells phone calls to businesses, earlier this summer.

Pure complained that Optic's advertisements were misleading and included information which would not be understood by consumers.

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