0
General

Ectel passes new legislation to boost competition

Wednesday 19 October 2016 | 14:52 CET | News
Always wanted to know everything about the Dutch Telecoms market? Then the online Masterclass Introduction Dutch Telecom market is for you! Please enroll here!
The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (Ectel) announced that its Council of Ministers has approved new legislation aimed at enhancing the competitive environment for telecommunications across all member states. In a statement Ectel said the new regulations would address issues such as consumer protection, including unfair restrictions on consumer choices in services, submarine cable access, network infrastructure access and wholesale services rules, above all those regulating access to networks held by dominant operators, as well as guidelines on the conduct of market analyses.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Cable & Wireless / Ectel
Countries: Caribbean
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

ECTEL launches MNP in Eastern Caribbean states

Published 05 Jun 2019 11:07 CET | Caribbean
The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) has announced that Mobile Number Portability (MNP) was finally ...

Eastern Caribbean states to launch LNP in November

Published 25 Sep 2018 15:33 CET | Caribbean
The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) has announced that Local Number Portability (LNP) services will ...

ECTEL telecom bill to be approved by member states

Published 18 Aug 2017 14:07 CET | Caribbean
The new Electronic Communications Bill already approved by the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) is expected ...

Ectel sets off on roadshow to promote new electronics bill

Published 30 Mar 2017 11:00 CET | Caribbean
The legal and regulatory team of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (Ectel) has launched a regional roadshow to ...

East Caribbean telecom investment jumps 29%

Published 11 Aug 2016 13:08 CET | Caribbean
Investment in the telecoms sector in Eastern Caribbean states jumped 29 percent to USD 157 million in the year to end-March 2015, ...

Ectel unable to regulate Columbus acquisition by CWC

Published 14 Mar 2016 15:15 CET | Caribbean
The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (Ectel) announced that it has been unable to reach an amicable agreement with ...

Digicel St. Kitts and Nevis offers ad-blocking option

Published 22 Dec 2015 14:08 CET | Saint Kitts and Nevis
Digicel St. Kitts and Nevis has announced plans to offer its customers the option of deploying ad-blocking software on their ...

Ectel tells Digicel not to install ad-blocking technology

Published 03 Nov 2015 15:35 CET | Caribbean
The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (Ectel) has warned Digicel not to proceed with plans to introduce ad-blocking ...

Ectel to monitor Columbus acquisition by CWC

Published 21 Nov 2014 19:46 CET | Caribbean
Eastern Caribbean telecoms regulator Ectel affirmed it will be closely monitoring the proposed acquisition agreement between ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Oct Harmonic Q3 2020
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2020
26 Oct Twilio Q3 2020
26 Oct CCW Europe 2020
27 Oct Akamai Technologies Q3 2020
27 Oct Megacable Q3 2020
27 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
27 Oct A10 Networks Q3 2020
27 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2020
27 Oct Siminn Q3 2020
27 Oct Telefonica Brasil Q3 2020
27 Oct Sequans Communications Q3 2020
28 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2020
28 Oct Equinix Q3 2020
28 Oct 8x8 fiscal Q2
28 Oct Ooredoo Q3 2020
28 Oct ZTE Q3 2020
28 Oct Belden Q3 2020
28 Oct Extreme Networks fiscal Q1
28 Oct KPN Q3 2020
28 Oct Cognizant Q3 2020
28 Oct Telecoms World Asia 2020
29 Oct Digital Realty Q3 2020
29 Oct Facebook Q3 2020
29 Oct Telefonica Q3 2020
29 Oct Dasan Zhone Q3
29 Oct Ribbon Communications Q3
29 Oct Comcast Q3 2020
29 Oct Veon Q3 2020
29 Oct NTT Docomo fiscal Q2
::: More Calendar Items