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ICASA sets March 2022 deadline for high-demand spectrum licensing and WOAN after court ruling

Monday 4 October 2021 | 10:07 CET | News
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has set a March 2022 deadline for licensing International Mobile Telecommunications (IMT) spectrum, also known as high-demand spectrum, and the wholesale open access network (WOAN). It has informed stakeholders of the truncated timetable for expedited licensing of the spectrum, which has been delayed for years. It said the schedule follows a consent order granted by the North Gauteng High Court on 15 September, which ended the litigation instituted against ICASA by Telkom and e.tv.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ICASA / Telkom
Countries: South Africa
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