ISPA urges Parliament to mandate wholesale mobile data

Thursday 25 July 2013 | 13:47 CET | News
South Africa's Internet Service Providers' Association (ISPA) has called on parliament to insist that mobile operators provide wholesale access to their data networks to ISPs as a meaningful way of reducing the cost to communicate in South Africa. Regulatory head Dominic Cull made the comments at a hearing held by parliament's portfolio committee on communications, Techcentral reported. Cull argues that the most important intervention that would bring down broadband costs would be in the mobile data services market. It's through wireless rather than fixed-line technologies that most South

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