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Telecom Policy Makers Urged to Focus on Rural Connectivity

The CEO of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation, Dr Ekwow Spio-Garbrah has urged the delegates attending the World Telecom Policy Forum to make affordable access to information and communication technologies by the rural communities the central focus of their policy-making. more

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Russian Government May Be Preparing to Take Stake in Indian Operator

The Russian government is reported to be preparing to take an indirect stake in an Indian mobile phone network, local media reports have suggested.  more

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ITU advocates infrastructure sharing to counter investment drought

The International Telecomunications Union (ITU) has published a report detailing a set of regulatory strategies designed to lower the costs of telecoms network rollout. more

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Unions Call on Telstra to Accept Employee Vote on New Job Practices

Australian labour unions have urged Telstra's management to respect the rights of its workers to be represented by unions after the company’s offer of a non-union job contract was rejected by employees. more

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EU Warns Member States Over Independence of Telecoms Regulator

The European Union has started infringement proceedings against Latvia, Lithuania and Sweden for breaching its rules on the independence of their national telecoms regulators. more

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Asia-Pacific leads high-speed Internet connectivity, but wide divide prevails

The International Telecoms Union (ITU) has reported that while some Asia-Pacific economies are world leaders in information and communication technologies (ICT) where broadband access is ultra-high speed, affordable and close to ubiquitous, in most of the region’s poorer countries Internet access remains limited and predominantly low-speed. more

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