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GSMA joins Alliance for Affordable Internet

Tuesday 21 January 2014 | 11:02 CET | News
The GSMA said it was now a member of the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI), a coalition of over 50 members committed to driving down the cost of internet access in developing countries via regulatory and policy reform. The GSMA will work closely with A4AI to identify policy and regulatory barriers to internet access and affordability, and collaborate on plans to address these issues on a worldwide basis. According to GSMA Intelligence, penetration rates of mobile subscribers are as low as 20 percent in Ethiopia, 28 percent in India and 30 percent in Pakistan, though high levels of

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