Korea's ICT minister warns operators over subsidies – Telecompaper. South Korea’s ICT minister warned the mobile operators of stronger actions over subsidies. He spoke of telecommunications services as basic human right. Several operators have been penalised for offering subsidies, but have not abandoned the practice.
Q&A: M F Farooqui, Secretary, Department of Telecommunications'Trai's recommendation on 800 MHz price looks realistic' | Business Standard. Over the past year, there have been many regulatory changes in favour of the industry, leading to successful auction. DoT gets ready for auctioning 800 Mhz spectrum.
SKNVibes | St. Kitts and Nevis to review telecommunications sector. The telecommunications sector in St. Kitts and Nevis will be assessed by officials from the National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission.
Fibre to the Distribution Point (FttDP) is a next generation network architecture where fibre is terminated very close to the customer’s premises. Unlike Fibre to the Home (FttH) configuration, the existing copper or coaxial cable is reused to connect customer’s premises to the fibre network. A network termination unit connects the fibre to the copper […]
Paraguay is likely to be the next country to join the Brazil-championed South American fiber ring. A formal interest in the project was expressed to Brazilian authorities on Thursday (Jan 30) by Paraguay’s communications and public works minister Ramón Jiménez Gaona, Brazilian communications ministry MiniCom reported.
allAfrica.com: Nigeria Telcos Break Silence Over Criticism. While the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) accused telecoms firms of providing poor quality services, the operators accused the commission of being harsh on them. The operators argued that despite the alleged bad operating environment they find themselves, they had continued to make every effort to provide best telecoms […]
The ITU-D is organizing the annual Regional Economic and Financial Forum of Telecommunications/ICTs for Africa to be held in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo from 3 to 4 February 2014 in collaboration with the Agence de Régulation des Postes et des Communications Electroniques (ARPCE). Interesting subjects, such as: 1) IP Interconnection charging; 2) The impact […]