[LINK] Telstra tells Rudd: We need high-speed broadband
david.boxall at hunterlink.net.au
Sat Oct 4 17:52:34 EST 2008
> "Unlike other infrastructure projects which are focused on a
> particular location or industry sector, the project will benefit all
> Australians and will unleash the nation's untapped spirit of
> innovation and entrepreneurship,” he claimed.
If controlled by Telstra their profits will be maximised, with negative
impacts on the benefits to the nation.
> However independent telco analyst Paul Budde claims Telstra only wants
> an NBN built on its own terms.
> "It wants an NBN that will net it the right return on investment,"
> said Budde.
> "However the government is saying it has to be right for the country
> and far more affordable than the price regulated by the telco giant."
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