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Kenyan regulator plans to standardise gadgets for internet TV

Friday 3 November 2017 | 11:06 CET | News
The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has moved to standardise the gadgets used to provide television content via the internet, reports BusinessDaily. CA director- general Francis Wangusi says in a notice that the standardisation of Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) set-top boxes is meant to protect consumers.  

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Companies: Liquid Telecom / Safaricom
Countries: Kenya
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