Digicel seeks explanation for telecoms liberalisation delay

Thursday 13 October 2011 | 09:33 CET | News
Digicel has demanded an explanation from GT&T's US owners, Atlantic Tele-Networks (ATN), regarding the nature and extent of any legal threats made against the government of Guyana concerning the planned introduction of the telecoms reform in Guyana. Local media reports have recently attributed the government's aborted attempt at telecoms sector liberalisation in the country to the "possibility of litigation" between the government and US-based ATN. However, GT&T's CEO Yog Mahadeo, says GT&T had made no last minute representations or submissions to government on this issue. This statement has

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Digicel
Countries: Guyana
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