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Access Alert | Amendments to the Australian Telecommunications Numbering Plan

The Australian Communication and Media Authority (ACMA) has made changes to Australia’s Telecommunications Numbering Plan to reduce phone scams and...

16 Jan 2023 Opinion
Access Alert | Amendments to the Australian Telecommunications Numbering Plan
LightReading | Operators’ 5G investments show no clear signs of paying off

LightReading | Operators’ 5G investments show no clear signs of paying off

This article was originally published in LightReading on 03 November 2022.  Over the past few years, big wireless network operators...

14 Dec 2022 Press
Access Alert | Brazilian telecom regulator approves Strategic Plan for 2023-2027; Peruvian government begins reorganisation of 800 MHz band

Access Alert | Brazilian telecom regulator approves Strategic Plan for 2023-2027; Peruvian government begins reorganisation of 800 MHz band

Two key Latin American countries have demonstrated a strong interest in expanding broadband coverage, fostering investment, and maintaining industry dynamism....

25 Nov 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Bahrain Introduces Telecommunications Regulatory Sandbox

Access Alert | Bahrain Introduces Telecommunications Regulatory Sandbox

The Bahraini Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA), has launched a new Innovation Licence to encourage the development and deployment of emerging...

20 Oct 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Public Consultation on Proposed Amendments to the Australian Numbering Plan 2015

Access Alert | Public Consultation on Proposed Amendments to the Australian Numbering Plan 2015

The Australian Communication and Media Authority (ACMA) has launched a public consultation on various amendments to the Telecommunications Numbering Plan...

11 Oct 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | New Judgments from the Court of Justice of the European Union on Data Retention by Providers of Electronic Communications

Access Alert | New Judgments from the Court of Justice of the European Union on Data Retention by Providers of Electronic Communications

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued two judgments on 20 September 2022 on the legal framework...

11 Oct 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | India Launches a Consultation on the New Telecommunications Bill 2022 

Access Alert | India Launches a Consultation on the New Telecommunications Bill 2022 

With a population of around 1.4 billion people, India is now the world’s second largest telecommunication ecosystem. The current regulatory...

27 Sep 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Mexican ICT Regulator Green-Lights Government Rescue of Altán Redes

Access Alert | Mexican ICT Regulator Green-Lights Government Rescue of Altán Redes

Mexico’s Federal Telecommunication Institute (IFT) unanimously approved the financing plan set forth by telecommunications company Altán Redes proposing a public-private...

24 Jun 2022 Opinion
Prensa Portal Innova | “The annual number of natural disasters will grow by more than 37% by 2025”.

Prensa Portal Innova | “The annual number of natural disasters will grow by more than 37% by 2025”.

This article was originally published in Prensa Portal Innova on 20 March 2022.  Access Partnership, the leading public policy firm...

30 Mar 2022 Press
Access Alert | The Philippines Fully Liberalises Key Economic Sectors, Including Telecoms

Access Alert | The Philippines Fully Liberalises Key Economic Sectors, Including Telecoms

After huge efforts that spanned decades and multiple Congresses, the Philippines became the latest country in the APAC region to...

22 Mar 2022 Opinion
DPL News | 1,200 MHz of free spectrum to improve Internet access in Mexico

DPL News | 1,200 MHz of free spectrum to improve Internet access in Mexico

This article was originally published in DPL News on 7 February 2022.  Recently, arguments have circulated regarding new uses of the...

9 Feb 2022 Press
Telecoms Data File For East Asia and Pacific Islands

Telecoms Data File For East Asia and Pacific Islands

Table 1 – At a Glance Table 2 – Foreign Investors (Financial and Strategic) Table 3 – Telecommunication Markets Table 4 – Pacific Islands – Map, chart of cables, country status, domestic communications coverage, satellite coverage

1 Jan 2005 Reports
FDI in Telecommunications Services Asia

FDI in Telecommunications Services Asia

Presented at the High-Level Policy Seminar on Services, FDI, and Competitiveness in Asia, UNCTD and ASEAN, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, 2-4 March 2004.

2 Mar 2004 Reports
The Role of Wireless Telecommunications in the Age of Digital Media

The Role of Wireless Telecommunications in the Age of Digital Media

Prepared by Andrew Lih, Assistant Professor, Hong Kong University, Journalism and Media Studies Centre.

1 Dec 2003 Reports
Perspectives on Mobile Cellular Telecommunications

Perspectives on Mobile Cellular Telecommunications

Paper presented at the Digital News, Social Change and Globalization Conference, 11-12 December 2003, Hong Kong Baptist University.

1 Dec 2003 Events
Telecommunications Privatization: Evidence and Some Lessons

Telecommunications Privatization: Evidence and Some Lessons

John Ure, Associate Professor and Director of the Telecommunications Research Project (TRP), University of Hong Kong.

1 Oct 2003 Reports
Policy-Induced Competition: The Telecommunications Experience

Policy-Induced Competition: The Telecommunications Experience

Gerald R. Faulhaber is Chief Economist, Federal Communications Commission (until July 1, 2001), and Professor, Business and Public Policy Department, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

1 Oct 2003 Reports
Auctions, Sunk Costs, and Other Arcane 3G Issues

Auctions, Sunk Costs, and Other Arcane 3G Issues

The pre-publication version of '3G Auctions - A Change of Course' that appears as chapter lll.ii in Robin Mansell, Rohan Samarajiva and Amy Mahan (2002) Networking Knowledge for information Societies: Institutions & Intervention, Delft University Press: a festschrift for Professor William Melody.

30 Jun 2002 Opinion