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Cell C drops legal action against number portability rules

Monday 8 February 2021 | 11:01 CET | News
South African operator, Cell C has withdrawn its legal challenge to new number portability regulations published by the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), MyBroadband reported. There had been industry speculation that the parties had settled the litigation, the portal said, but added that the operator and regulator have declared that there was no settlement and that Cell C dropped the case.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cell C / ICASA
Countries: South Africa
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