Afghanistan to launch biometric SIM registration

Wednesday 17 August 2016 | 10:12 CET | News
Afghanistan Telecom Regulatory Authority (ATRA) held a meeting with representatives of domestic operators regarding the biometric SIM registration process. ATRA plans to implement the system "as soon as possible", and share the relevant procedure with telecom companies.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Afghanistan
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