|Have any measures to streamline planning or administrative procedures been introduced to improve broadband investment conditions?||Yes||A number of work streams are currently underway.|
|Do you have an operational national mapping of retail broadband coverage at different speeds?||Yes||The information (including plans up to 2015) was collated by Government following a request for information published as part of a national FTTH project (The information is confidential). Currently 4 Mbps connection is designated as a USO. 100 Mbps service over DOCSIS 3.0 available to 98% of premises. Minimum service offering across Malta via Cable is 15 Mbps. Incumbent has launched VDSL2 products in June 2012.|
|Have civil infrastructure initiatives been developed to entice new market entrants?||Yes||All new roads built are fitted with new ducts open to anyone wishing to use them. This is coordinated through the authority for Transport in Malta – Transport Malta.|
|Has the digital dividend spectrum (790 - 862MHz) been repurposed for mobile broadband and assigned to operators?||No||Malta has requested a derogation from the implementation of the relevant provision.|
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