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Telkom calls for Icasa to maintain termination rate asymmetry

Tuesday 28 August 2018 | 09:56 CET | News
Telkom has issued a counter-proposal to the Independent Communication Authority of South Africa (ICASA) concerning termination rates. ICASA has proposed that fixed termination rates (FTRs) should fall by 70 percent compared with a reduction of only 31 percent in base mobile termination rates (MTRs), which Telkom says would entrench the duopoly of the largest mobile operators and reduce competition. It is also out of kilter with convergence in technology, said Telkom Group CEO Sipho Maseko.

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Companies: ICASA / Telkom
Countries: South Africa
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