The Director General of the Ministry of communications Shlomo Filber decided to fine the Bezeq at NIS 8.5 million for violations committed during the implementation of the reform «of the wholesale communications market». Publication «Globes» noted that since the entry Shlomo Filber in the post of Director General of the Ministry to Bezeq were imposed monetary sanctions in the amount of 17 million NIS.
In a statement the Ministry of communications said that the company is fined for impeding customers in the transition to other Internet companies. In particular, a violation of the rules of fair competition recognized that the employees of «Bezeq» refused to accept oral treatment of the transfer of customers to other companies, contrary to the provisions of the reform.
The last time the Bezeq was fined in November of this year. According to the Ministry of communications, the sanctions were adopted after the company began offering business customers to charge them for additional services only half the cost. The second half cost the customers were asked to pay only upon termination of the contract.