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Icasa consults on TV White Space draft regulations

Monday 24 April 2017 | 14:20 CET | News
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) has published draft regulations on the use of TV White Space (TVWS). The draft regulations, which are open for public consultation until 19 May, highlight the progress South Africa is making in enabling affordable internet through dynamic spectrum access. The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance welcomed the draft regulations, which will be discussed at the DSA Global Summit, taking place in Cape Town 9 to 11 May.

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Companies: ICASA
Countries: South Africa
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