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Kenya regulator sets meeting on thin Sim complaint

Tuesday 19 August 2014 | 14:49 CET | News
Kenya's communications regulator has summoned Safaricom and Equity Bank for a meeting on 22 August, ahead of an expected ruling on the proposed use of embedded SIM cards to offer mobile banking services. According to Business Daily, the meeting will consider Safaricom's complaint against Equity's intended use of paper-thin SIM cards that ride on a primary SIM card. The authority has held separate meetings with Safaricom, Equity, Airtel and the thin SIM card manufacturer, and the final meeting that will now bring all the parties together is set for 22 August, said Francis Wangusi, the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Safaricom
Countries: Kenya
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