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NCC plans mulls new policy on transmission cable pricing

Friday 27 March 2015 | 09:08 CET | News
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is considering introducing a new pricing regime for effective cost-based transmission cable pricing for the telecoms sector. The proposed pricing regime was contained in a study presented by KPMG at a stakeholders' consultative forum organised by the NCC in Lagos. NCC aims to have full control of the market and protect smaller telecoms operators from dominant ones who take undue advantage of their small size to introduce arbitrary charges on connectivity, ThisDay reported. NCC had contracted KPMG two years ago to carry out the study as part of

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Companies: NCC
Countries: Nigeria
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