End of an era? Most of Peru’s public phones may be phased out

End of an era? Most of Peru’s public phones may be phased out

Peru’s Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC) has published a draft decree in line with the Regulation of the Law for the Promotion of a Connected Peru, passed in June last year, in which it lays out a number of proposals, notably the partial phasing out of public telephones.

Bangladesh telcos say high taxes are hindering industry growth

Bangladesh telcos say high taxes are hindering industry growth

The Association of Mobile Telecom Operators in Bangladesh (AMTOB) has reportedly called on the government to lower taxes on telecoms companies, saying the current tax structure is limiting sector growth and hobbling the government’s own "Smart Bangladesh" strategy.

South Africa takes a closer look at its RF needs

South Africa takes a closer look at its RF needs

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has published what it calles the Draft Radio Frequency Migration Plan (Draft RFMP) and the Draft International Mobile Telecommunication Roadmap (Draft IMTR) for public consultation.

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