WAPA urges split of Vodacom into wholesale and retail

Wednesday 18 June 2014 | 09:51 CET | News
The Wireless Access Providers' Association (WAPA) says Vodacom should be required to separate itself into distinct retail and wholesale arms, in a similar way to Telkom, if the mobile operator's ZAR7 billion acquisition of Neotel is allowed by regulators to go ahead, Techcentral reported. WAPA represents about 200 organisations, most of them independent ones who rely on Neotel's infrastructure to provide services to their customers.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: NeoTel / Telkom / Vodacom / WAPA
Countries: South Africa
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