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Oman watchdog catches sellers of fake telecoms equipment

Tuesday 2 June 2015 | 15:27 CET | News
Oman's Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) carried out inspection campaigns in Dhahirah and Buraimi regions and found that a number of companies and telecom dealers were selling non-type approved telecom equipment, said Muscat Daily. Officials also apprehended a number of expatriates found providing unauthorised telecom services. TRA has urged members of the public to immediately report any such violation to its call centre. The TRA is keen to type-approve all equipment, either imported for the local market or for companies and institutions, to ensure the safety of users and

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Categories: Fixed / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: TRA
Countries: Oman
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