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Tanzania says no extension of fake mobile switch-off date

Monday 30 May 2016 | 11:14 CET | News
Tanzania will not extend the deadline for shutting down all counterfeit electronic equipment, scheduled for 16 June. Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, Makame Mbarawa said the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) plans to proceed with the nationwide switch-off of counterfeit mobile phones and other electronic equipment as planned. Mbarawa said that if anyone thinks that the government will extend time for the counterfeit goods switch-off, "then they would be in for a shock". He said that TCRA would later issue directives on the disposal of the counterfeit

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Companies: TCRA
Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of
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