Regulatory Involvement in Mobile Site Standards and Governance

Regulatory Involvement in Mobile Site Standards and Governance

Introduction

This white paper explores the issues of regulatory and policy consistency required to facilitate next generation access strategies in MENA countries. The primary ambition of regulators in the period immediately following liberalisation of telecommunications markets has been on building the institutional basis for increasing competition. Although that institution-building phase is now more or less complete in the region, new broadband strategies challenge regulators to re-examine comprehensively their regime to ensure alignment with new strategic objectives