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Colombia discussing unification of communications regulators

Thursday 19 October 2017 | 14:26 CET | News
Colombia's congress has begun debating a bill submitted by ICT minister David Luna to create a unified regulator for its communications industry. The project basically proposes merging the activities of existing communications regulator CRC and national television authority ANTV to create a single entity called the Communications Commission. "Communications are becoming increasingly convergent, which is why we need a converged regulator, not two or three as currently exist in our country," said Luna, according to El Tiempo. He added that the move would simplify and accelerate licence-issuing

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