|Have any measures to streamline planning or administrative procedures been introduced to improve broadband investment conditions?||Yes||All the measures are being defined by the Italian Digital Agenda Control Room which has elaborated the Digitalia Decree|
|Do you have an operational national mapping of retail broadband coverage at different speeds?||Yes||Set up of a national database of the connectivity service for each technology offering at least two mega|
|Have civil infrastructure initiatives been developed to entice new market entrants?||Yes||Italy has one of the most competitive markets in Europe, both for fix and mobile nets (see documentation). Moreover there has been the introduction of a code of electronic communication (DLGS 259/2003), and the reception of the Telecoms Reform Package (COM (2007) 697, COD/2007/0247) for underground infrastructures sharing.|
|Has the digital dividend spectrum (790 - 862MHz) been repurposed for mobile broadband and assigned to operators?||Yes||Competition held with a revenue of more than 4 billion, and winners will use the funding available and will have coverage obligations starting from next year in market failure areas|
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