A government advisory panel is to call for the conditional dismantling of the current holding company structure of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp., according to a final report the panel is scheduled to release on Dec. 21.

In the report, a copy of which has been obtained by Kyodo News, the Telecommunications Council recommends that NTT submits a business plan that spurs competition. It says the holding company should be scrapped if the plan is not drawn up or its contents are unsatisfactory.

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