Icasa confirms cut in termination rates

Tuesday 30 September 2014 | 11:01 CET | News
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The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has revised the proposed glide path for the reduction in mobile termination rates. In its final decision, Icasa said mobile termination rates would remain at ZAR 0.20 until 30 September 2015, after which they would drop to ZAR 0.16 in October 2016 and then ZAR 0.13 in the final year to 30 September 2017. Earlier in September, Icasa proposed that rates decline from ZAR 0.20 to ZAR 0.16 and then to ZAR 0.12, before settling at ZAR 0.08 in 2018. After consulting with operators, the regulator was required to implement the final decision by

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Categories: General
Companies: Cell C / ICASA / MTN / Telkom / Vodacom
Countries: South Africa
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