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AllAfrica.com
Reaching the World's Two Billion Unbanked - ITU Focus Group Makes Steady ProgressInternational Telecommunication Union (ITU) Focus Group on Digital Financial Se
Reaching the World's Two Billion Unbanked - ITU Focus Group Makes Steady Progress
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Focus Group on Digital Financial Services has published the first of a series of thematic reports on Digital Financial Services, or DFS. The DFS Focus Group is looking at helping local policy and decision... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
The 700 MHz Frequency and the Philippine Telecom Duopoly – BulatlatTo prevent interference from the different users of the radio spectrum, an agen
The 700 MHz Frequency and the Philippine Telecom Duopoly – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 days ago
To prevent interference from the different users of the radio spectrum, an agency of the United Nations called the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) determines and allocates frequency ranges to different technologies and uses. In... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Globe exec named DICT secretaryMRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Salalima was also tapped as Asia Pacific
Globe exec named DICT secretary
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Salalima was also tapped as Asia Pacific representative and vice chairman of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Council Working Group for the Amendment of the ITU Constitution and Convention... Read more
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Rappler
Globe chief counsel tapped to head new DICTOperators Incorporated (PCTO). On the global stage, he served as Asia Pacific
Globe chief counsel tapped to head new DICT
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
Operators Incorporated (PCTO). On the global stage, he served as Asia Pacific Representative and Vice Chairman of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Council Working Group for the Amendment of the ITU Constitution and Convention... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte names ex-schoolmate Rodolfo Salalima as DICT headCorporation of the Philippines (TELICPHIL). In 2011, he was tapped Asia Pacifi
Duterte names ex-schoolmate Rodolfo Salalima as DICT head
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Corporation of the Philippines (TELICPHIL). In 2011, he was tapped Asia Pacific Representative and Vice Chairman of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Council Working Group for the Amendment of the ITU Constitution and Convention... Read more
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iafrica.com
China active in Africa’s digital migrationareas, including the major cities of Dar es Salaam and Dodoma. “We achieved th
China active in Africa’s digital migration
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
areas, including the major cities of Dar es Salaam and Dodoma. “We achieved the digital television switchover ahead of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) deadline of 17 June 2015 and I can proudly stand here to commemorate with you all... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Lopsided Geography of Wikipediafour paragraphs of text with 18 footnotes. These trends hold in many developing
The Lopsided Geography of Wikipedia
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
four paragraphs of text with 18 footnotes. These trends hold in many developing countries, as the graph below from the International Telecommunication Union makes clear (mobile broadband penetration rates are in light blue; “fixed,” or... Read more
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International Business Times
Samsung aims to be a top-three player in 5G mobile networks business ahead with plans to open spectrum for 5G. Among others, South Korea and Japan a
Samsung aims to be a top-three player in 5G mobile networks business
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
ahead with plans to open spectrum for 5G. Among others, South Korea and Japan are also working hard to deploy 5G. The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has already started working on the definition of 5G networks, scheduled to go... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thaicom faces hike in concession feesservice provider must apply for a satellite operating licence from the NBTC, wh
Thaicom faces hike in concession fees
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
service provider must apply for a satellite operating licence from the NBTC, while the ICT Ministry works with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to arrange orbital slots in space for a satellite launch. Thaicom currently only... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sunil Bharti Mittal Elected As Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce(WEF) Telecommunications Steering Committee, Member: International Business Cou
Sunil Bharti Mittal Elected As Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
(WEF) Telecommunications Steering Committee, Member: International Business Council-WEF, GSMA Board, Telecom Board of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Commissioner of the Broadband Commission, International Advisory Panel of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Policy confusion behind SA’s failure to migrate to digital broadcasting: analystis the view of media commentator Arthur Goldstuck‚ a year after South Africa fa
Policy confusion behind SA’s failure to migrate to digital broadcasting: analyst
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
is the view of media commentator Arthur Goldstuck‚ a year after South Africa failed to meet the target agreed with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to migrate to digital broadcasting. The Department of Communications gazetted... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Policy confusion behind SA’s failure to migrate to digital broadcasting: analystis the view of media commentator Arthur Goldstuck‚ a year after South Africa fa
Policy confusion behind SA’s failure to migrate to digital broadcasting: analyst
Daily Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
is the view of media commentator Arthur Goldstuck‚ a year after South Africa failed to meet the target agreed with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to migrate to digital broadcasting. Policy confusion coupled with inconsistency... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sunil Bharti Mittal elected as Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce(WEF) Telecommunications Steering Committee, Member of International Business C
Sunil Bharti Mittal elected as Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
(WEF) Telecommunications Steering Committee, Member of International Business Council-WEF, GSMA Board, Telecom Board of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Commissioner of the Broadband Commission, International Advisory Panel of the... Read more
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Daily News
Questions loom over Google Loonhe said. The Loon which operated at 20km, is classified as a High Altitude Pla
Questions loom over Google Loon
Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
he said. The Loon which operated at 20km, is classified as a High Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) and according to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is classified to be given a spectrum band of 700Mhz. “We will be needing a... Read more
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News.com.au
US to cede control of internet addressingif the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility
US to cede control of internet addressing
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
if the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the UN International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders baulked, worried that UN involvement... Read more
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Perth Now
US to cede control of internet addressingif the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility
US to cede control of internet addressing
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
if the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the UN International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders baulked, worried that UN involvement... Read more
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Weekly Times
US to cede control of internet addressingif the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility
US to cede control of internet addressing
Weekly Times / Posted 18 days ago
if the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the UN International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders baulked, worried that UN involvement... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US to cede control of internet addressingif the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility
US to cede control of internet addressing
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
if the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the UN International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders baulked, worried that UN involvement... Read more
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NBC News
U.S. Takes Key Step in Ceding Control of Internet AddressesU.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an
U.S. Takes Key Step in Ceding Control of Internet Addresses
NBC News / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the U.N. International Telecommunication Union. Read More: Will Fear Change the Internet? Self-Policing Has Already Started But... Read more
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Newsmax
US Ceding Control of Internet Addresses, Says APU.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an
US Ceding Control of Internet Addresses, Says AP
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the U.N. International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders balked, worried that U.N.... Read more
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The Financial Express
US takes key step in ceding control of internet addressesU.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an
US takes key step in ceding control of internet addresses
The Financial Express / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the U.N. International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders balked, worried that U.N.... Read more
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The Columbian
U.S. takes step to cede control of web addressesU.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an
U.S. takes step to cede control of web addresses
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the U.N. International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders balked, worried that U.N.... Read more
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The Economic Times
US takes key step in ceding control of internet addressesthe US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to
US takes key step in ceding control of internet addresses
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
the US retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the U.N. International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders balked, worried that U.N.... Read more
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Island Packet
US takes key step in ceding control of internet addressesU.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an
US takes key step in ceding control of internet addresses
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the U.N. International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders balked, worried that U.N.... Read more
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ABC News
US Takes Key Step in Ceding Control of Internet AddressesU.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an
US Takes Key Step in Ceding Control of Internet Addresses
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. retains veto power. They have sought instead to shift responsibility to an inter-governmental body such as the U.N. International Telecommunication Union. But business, academic and civil-society leaders balked, worried that U.N.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya to Host 2016 Global ICT Capacity Building SymposiumThe International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Government of Kenya hav
Kenya to Host 2016 Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Government of Kenya have signed a Host Country Agreement to formalise arrangements for the Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium (CBS-2016). The agreement was signed by ITU Secretary-General... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
N. Korea gives no rocket launch notification to U.N. agencies(IMO) said it has not received any notification from North Korea with regard to
N. Korea gives no rocket launch notification to U.N. agencies
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 29 days ago
(IMO) said it has not received any notification from North Korea with regard to ballistic missile launch. The Geneva-based International Telecommunication Union (ITU) also said it has received no such notification from Pyongyang. It is customary... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuba and Int'l Telecommunication Union Hold Talks in GenevaOfficials from Cuba and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) assesse
Cuba and Int'l Telecommunication Union Hold Talks in Geneva
Radio Angulo / Posted 1 months ago
Officials from Cuba and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) assessed issues of common interest in the context of the Council of the institution which meets in Geneva until June 2, reports Prensa Latina. Jorge Luis Perdomo, Cuba's First... Read more
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The Register
FCC swivels to online privacy, gets bitten in the ass by net neutralityinternet is a recipe for disaster. It was that core argument that has been repe
FCC swivels to online privacy, gets bitten in the ass by net neutrality
The Register / Posted 1 months ago
internet is a recipe for disaster. It was that core argument that has been repeatedly used to beat back efforts by the UN's International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to take more of a role in internet governance. Then we have the former head of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Launches Campaign to Urge 'Smart' Transition to Sustainable CitiesDevelopment Goals (SDGs): to "make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe
UN Launches Campaign to Urge 'Smart' Transition to Sustainable Cities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Development Goals (SDGs): to "make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable." Led by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Economic Commission for Europe (ECE), the initiative is open to all UN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Phase3 Telecom Pushes for ICT Gender Equalityprogrammes right through to high level careers both in the academia or industry
Phase3 Telecom Pushes for ICT Gender Equality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
programmes right through to high level careers both in the academia or industry. The Girls in ICT is an initiative of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in its global effort to raise awareness on the need to empower and encourage... Read more
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New Kerala
UN launches campaign to urge 'smart' transition to sustainable cities - newkerala.com #68345Development Goals (SDGs): to make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe,
UN launches campaign to urge 'smart' transition to sustainable cities - newkerala.com #68345
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Development Goals (SDGs): to make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable. Led by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Economic Commission for Europe (ECE), the initiative is open to all UN... Read more
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CircleID
IP Addresses Are Not Telephone Numbers - The Fundamental Flaw with the FCC's Proposed Privacy Rulesof an inherently regulatory framework within a multilateral institution, and co
IP Addresses Are Not Telephone Numbers - The Fundamental Flaw with the FCC's Proposed Privacy Rules
CircleID / Posted 1 months ago
of an inherently regulatory framework within a multilateral institution, and coordinated at the international level by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). In contrast, IP addressing was born out of a global, bottom-up multistakeholder... Read more

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