CONTENTS TELECOMMUNICATIONS ONLINE CONTENT REGULATION DIARY GOVERNMENT DEADLINE SCORECARD Telecommunications Document / Process Draft Electronic Communications Amendment Bill Details No progress with the Bill or otherwise with the implementation of the White Paper. Links Copy [...]
Reminder that comments on ICASA's Discussion Document identifying three markets for prioritised intervention under Chapter 10 of the Electronic Communications Act are due by 25 April 2018.
The NCOP Select Committee on Communications and Public Enterprise hosted a stakeholder briefing on reducing the cost to communicate on 28 March 2018. Copies of presentations made by ICASA, Telkom, MTN and Cell C are available from the links in the next column (we are still awaiting finalised minutes of the session). ICASA's presentation: " [...]
[4 April 2018] ICASA has released the International Telecommunications Union’s Short Questionnaire on telecommunications statistics for 2017. The Short Questionnaire consists of 14 indicators and covers the period from January 2017 to December 2017. Licensees are required to submit their responses by 10 April 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org. 2017 ITU Short Questionnaire ___ [21 August 2017] ICASA has [...]
Consumers have been battling with high telecommunications and broadband prices for years, and despite some regulatory interventions, not much has changed. While a few consumers may take the time to get involved in the regulatory process, they don’t have access to high-level legal expertise to effectively fight for consumer rights. This is set to change. [...]