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Jamaica rolls out mobile and fixed number portability

Wednesday 24 June 2015 | 10:41 CET | News
Jamaica has confirmed that mobile and fixed number porting officially started on 22 June, around three weeks later than scheduled, after operators were granted an 18-day extension to facilitate the rollout. Users can now change from one telecommunications service provider to another and retain their original number. In March Jamaica's Office of Utilities Regulations (OUR) granted a ten-year licence to Dutch firm Porting Access B.V. (PortingXS) to operate, manage, coordinate and maintain the number portability central reference database and an automated central order handling system, including

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Countries: Jamaica
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