Communications Monitoring Report 2014: Telecommunications Sector. This section of the CRTC’s Report provides an overview of the telecommunications service industry and market sectors, and examines some of their characteristics such as revenues, ownership requirements, number, size and type of companies, and profitability and annual investment in plant and equipment.
Wireless Code: Implementation Report Card. The CRTC created the Wireless Code to make it easier for you – as an individual or a small business – to understand the contract for your cellphone and other mobile devices. The Wireless Code establishes new standards that all wireless service providers must follow.
Open Internet Roundtable – Enforcement | FCC.gov.
ARCEP launches a public consultation on its draft analysis of the market for fixed and mobile voice call and SMS termination in Metropolitan France and the overseas territories, from 2014 to 2017. After having held a first consultation in 2013, and solicited the opinion of the French Competition authority, today ARCEP is launching a new […]
Consumer protection agency sues Bulgarian cellcos for ‘unfair’ contracts. Bulgaria’s Commission for Consumer Protection (CCP) has filed class actions against the country’s major telecoms providers due to the high penalties subscribers need to pay for early termination of contracts.
Israeli communications minister confirms 4G tender will be open to new players. Israeli communications minister has decided to allow companies not already active in the country as mobile network operators to take part in the forthcoming 4G tender. Existing operators were concerned of allowing new players to bid but the decision not to close the […]
The new ITU Practical Guide on Benchmarking Telecommunications Prices developed by the Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT) is now released and available free of charge at the website http://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Regulatory-Market/Pages/Studies.aspx. This practical guide explains how to develop a benchmark of telecommunications prices in a converged broadband environment. Why a regulator might want to do so, how to […]