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A new IIC Chapter in Brussels

The IIC's mandate to convene thought leadership in the digital marketplace is more critical than ever and our various Chapters around the world are reinvigorating themselves to deliver against it. Read more

  • Monday, 20 March 2017

FCC looks at text messaging and the open internet

The US FCC is weighing the benefits of protecting SMS text messaging under the Title II open internet rules, versus continuing to protect consumers from a potential bombardment of unwanted texts, notes JD Supra.

  • Friday, 17 March 2017

Canada rules on downstream resellers

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has issued a regulatory policy imposing new direct regulatory obligations on telecoms service providers (TSPs) in Canada, notes the Canadian Tech Law blog.

  • Friday, 17 March 2017

Ireland’s regulator in the spotlight

“Regulation – much like death and taxes – is inevitable and in protecting citizens and industry, ComReg will have to change its game,” writes John Kennedy in Silicon Republic, commenting on Ireland’s regulator.

  • Friday, 17 March 2017

Mobile money market going strong

The GSMA has released its sixth ‘State of the industry report on mobile money’, which looks back across the decade since the pioneering launch of M-Pesa in Kenya,...

  • Friday, 17 March 2017

Guyana sets liberalisation date

Guyana’s minister of public telecommunications, Catherine Hughes, has pledged that the nation’s telecom sector will finally be liberalised by the end of May this year,...

  • Friday, 17 March 2017

FCC chair calls for ‘regulatory humility’

Ajit Pai, chairman of the FC, has called for a greater degree of “regulatory humility” to open the door to greater investment in 5G and fibre networks, reports the Financial Times.

  • Friday, 17 March 2017

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