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AllAfrica.com
ZACR Lends Support to Africa Internet SummitBotswana until June 10, the AIS comprises a series of workshops and meetings an
ZACR Lends Support to Africa Internet Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Botswana until June 10, the AIS comprises a series of workshops and meetings and is hosted by the Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) and supported by the Internet Society. This annual summit attracts internationally-renowned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawyer At Center of Global Witness Probe Loses Motion to Release Bank RecordsBank of Liberia 1999, Section 37 (2) provides that in publishing information ob
Lawyer At Center of Global Witness Probe Loses Motion to Release Bank Records
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Bank of Liberia 1999, Section 37 (2) provides that in publishing information obtained from commercial banks pursuant to its regulatory authority, the Central Bank shall not publish any information which would disclose the affairs of any person who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TCRA Sets June 16 As Deadline for Fake SmartphonesArusha — The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has ordered th
TCRA Sets June 16 As Deadline for Fake Smartphones
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Arusha — The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has ordered that all counterfeit smartphone handsets and others that do not comply with their IMEI numbers will no longer work after June 16, being the authority's efforts to curb crime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Decision to Withhold Indicative Fees for Private Schools Hailedfee. Others are fire and rescue brigade, Occupational Safety and Health Author
Decision to Withhold Indicative Fees for Private Schools Hailed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
fee. Others are fire and rescue brigade, Occupational Safety and Health Authority (OSHA), Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA), Education Quality Assurance (EQA) examination for Form Two and examinations for Form Four. In... Read more
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The Hindu
TRAI issues pre-consultation paper on Net neutralityasks stakeholders’ views on formulating the way forward for policy intervention
TRAI issues pre-consultation paper on Net neutrality
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
asks stakeholders’ views on formulating the way forward for policy intervention on the much-debated subject. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, on Monday, issued a pre-consultation paper on Net neutrality to seek stakeholders’ views on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cellphones Apocalypse Set for Thursday, June 16deadline of June 16, when many so-called smartphones in the country will be ren
Cellphones Apocalypse Set for Thursday, June 16
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
deadline of June 16, when many so-called smartphones in the country will be rendered useless. The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has ordered that all counterfeit handsets and others that do not comply with their IMEI numbers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tips On Living After Retirementhealth insurance, it is difficult," Mr Nyakundi warns. Mr Ibrahim Kaddunabbi L
Tips On Living After Retirement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
health insurance, it is difficult," Mr Nyakundi warns. Mr Ibrahim Kaddunabbi Lubega, the chief executive officer Insurance Regulatory Authority says most insurance players have products which best suit the old people. HOW TO PLAN FOR OLD... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Petroleum products to increase 11.8 per centISLAMABAD: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority worked out on Monday up to 11.8
Petroleum products to increase 11.8 per cent
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
ISLAMABAD: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority worked out on Monday up to 11.8 percent increase in the prices of major petroleum products for June on the basis of existing tax rates. In a summary sent to the government, the authority reported an... Read more
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The Financial Express
Net neutrality & Trai: Blanket ban on discriminatory tariffs badpricing and coming out with a consultation paper recently to examine if mobile
Net neutrality & Trai: Blanket ban on discriminatory tariffs bad
The Financial Express / Posted 12 hours ago
pricing and coming out with a consultation paper recently to examine if mobile operators can provide free data, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Monday brought out a pre-consultation paper on net neutrality. The pre-consultation... Read more
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The Financial Express
Call drops: Ready to consider punitive powers for Trai says Ravi Shankar Prasadin the Capital on Monday. (Reuters) The communications ministry is ready to co
Call drops: Ready to consider punitive powers for Trai says Ravi Shankar Prasad
The Financial Express / Posted 13 hours ago
in the Capital on Monday. (Reuters) The communications ministry is ready to consider any proposal to empower the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) and give it punitive powers, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday, as the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai sets the stage to define net neutralityan ever-increasing list of countries that will clearly define what 'net neutral
Trai sets the stage to define net neutrality
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
an ever-increasing list of countries that will clearly define what 'net neutrality' is and its binding principles. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has come out with a pre-consultation report on net neutrality, following the department... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai to explore net neutrality modelsThe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Thursday issued a paper to
Trai to explore net neutrality models
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Thursday issued a paper to explore various models through which service providers would be able to offer free data, while keeping the principles of differential rate regulation intact. This was... Read more
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Business Standard India
Prasad directs DoT to look into call drop masking techproviders. “I have taken up this issue seriously. I have directed that the dep
Prasad directs DoT to look into call drop masking tech
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
providers. “I have taken up this issue seriously. I have directed that the department (DoT), along with Trai (the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India), should take up this issue seriously,” Prasad said when asked about the matter. The call... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai sets the stage for net neutralityan ever-increasing list of countries that will clearly define what 'net neutral
Trai sets the stage for net neutrality
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
an ever-increasing list of countries that will clearly define what 'net neutrality' is and its binding principles. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has come out with a pre-consultation report on net neutrality, following the department... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai seeks views to define Net Neutrality, wants responses by June 21apps, that will form the basis of a policy on the subject. In a pre-consultati
Trai seeks views to define Net Neutrality, wants responses by June 21
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
apps, that will form the basis of a policy on the subject. In a pre-consultation paper issued on Monday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India ( Trai ) sought views from stakeholders on six key questions, including what should comprise... Read more
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The Financial Express
Trai issues pre-consultation paper on net neutralityservices, including calls. Seeking to put in place an overall framework for In
Trai issues pre-consultation paper on net neutrality
The Financial Express / Posted 21 hours ago
services, including calls. Seeking to put in place an overall framework for Internet usage in the country, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said: “This pre-consultation paper is an attempt to identify the relevant issues in these... Read more
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The Financial Express
Ravi Shankar Prasad directs DoT to look into call drop masking techit is their job to ensure quality of service is good,” Prasad said. The Suprem
Ravi Shankar Prasad directs DoT to look into call drop masking tech
The Financial Express / Posted 21 hours ago
it is their job to ensure quality of service is good,” Prasad said. The Supreme Court recently quashed a rule of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) which mandated telecom operators to compensate consumers Re 1 for each call drop with... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cost of doing business escalating: Airtel’s Gopal Vittalband plan giving ample time for an ecosystem to become ready to adopt the tech
Cost of doing business escalating: Airtel’s Gopal Vittal
The Economic Times / Posted 23 hours ago
band plan giving ample time for an ecosystem to become ready to adopt the technology . Telecom regulator Trai or Teleocm Regulatory Authority of India chairman RS Shrama feels that quality of service in data offerings is important and industry... Read more
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New Kerala
TRAI seeks views on net neutrality from stakeholders - newkerala.com #70125New Delhi, May 30 : The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Monday
TRAI seeks views on net neutrality from stakeholders - newkerala.com #70125
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
New Delhi, May 30 : The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Monday invited comments on its pre-consultation paper on net neutrality from all stakeholders by June 21. "The pre-consultation paper is an attempt to identify issues, which... Read more
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New Kerala
Government, regulator keeping close watch on call drop: Prasad - newkerala.com #70085and sector regulator TRAI are keeping close watch on the call drop situation in
Government, regulator keeping close watch on call drop: Prasad - newkerala.com #70085
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
and sector regulator TRAI are keeping close watch on the call drop situation in the country. "The DoT and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India are looking into it seriously. Around one lakh new sites (telecom tower) have been added in the... Read more
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dna
Trai issues pre-consultation paper on net neutralityservices, including calls. Seeking to put in place an overall framework for In
Trai issues pre-consultation paper on net neutrality
dna / Posted yesterday
services, including calls. Seeking to put in place an overall framework for Internet usage in the country, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said: "This pre-consultation paper is an attempt to identify the relevant issues in these... Read more
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dna
Look into call drop masking technology used by service providers: Ravi Shankar Prasad to DoTit is their job to ensure quality of service is good," Prasad said. The Suprem
Look into call drop masking technology used by service providers: Ravi Shankar Prasad to DoT
dna / Posted yesterday
it is their job to ensure quality of service is good," Prasad said. The Supreme Court recently quashed a rule of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) which mandated telecom operators to compensate consumers Re 1 for each call drop with... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai issues pre-consultation paper on net neutralitySeeking to put in place an overall framework for Internet usage in the country,
Trai issues pre-consultation paper on net neutrality
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Seeking to put in place an overall framework for Internet usage in the country, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said: "This pre-consultation paper is an attempt to identify the relevant issues in these areas, which will help Trai in formulating... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Umeme and Regulator Strike Deal to End Dispute Over Profit SharingUmeme -- the main electricity distributor in Uganda -- and industry regulator E
Umeme and Regulator Strike Deal to End Dispute Over Profit Sharing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Umeme -- the main electricity distributor in Uganda -- and industry regulator Electricity Regulatory Authority have agreed to a consent judgment ending a protracted legal battle that has lasted nearly four years. Umeme announced the conclusion of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad directs DoT to look into call drop masking technologyit is their job to ensure quality of service is good," Prasad said. The Suprem
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad directs DoT to look into call drop masking technology
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
it is their job to ensure quality of service is good," Prasad said. The Supreme Court recently quashed a rule of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) which mandated telecom operators to compensate consumers Re 1 for each call drop with... Read more
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New Kerala
USD 1 tn extra GDP by 2020 - If all Indians get online (Lead, updating para 8) ( - newkerala.com #70040criticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platfor
USD 1 tn extra GDP by 2020 - If all Indians get online (Lead, updating para 8) ( - newkerala.com #70040
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
criticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platform Free Basics was blocked by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) in February this year. Founder Mark Zuckerberg had then written: "Connecting India is an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyan Saccos On the Verge of Joining National Payment Systemlend and borrow from each other at reasonable rates to offset their financial p
Kenyan Saccos On the Verge of Joining National Payment System
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
lend and borrow from each other at reasonable rates to offset their financial positions. The regulator -- Sacco Societies Regulatory Authority (Sasra) -- has already commissioned an American consultant firm, Dave Grace & Associates, to carry out a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pension Funds Upset Workers' Repsto the previous agreement reached over the matter. "We have been engaged in se
Pension Funds Upset Workers' Reps
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to the previous agreement reached over the matter. "We have been engaged in several meetings with the Social Security Regulatory Authority (SSRA) but we haven't come across such issue of denying members the right to withdrawal benefits," said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Symbion to Sue Tanesco in Franceparties. According to the sources, the new 15-year contract was approved by aut
Symbion to Sue Tanesco in France
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
parties. According to the sources, the new 15-year contract was approved by authorities, including the Energy and Water Regulatory Authority (Ewura) and the Attorney General. Ewura issued Symbion with a licence for the contract on December 7 the... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's GDP can increase $1 tn extra by 2020 if all Indians get online: Facebook reportcriticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platfor
India's GDP can increase $1 tn extra by 2020 if all Indians get online: Facebook report
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
criticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platform Free Basics was blocked by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) in February this year. Founder Mark Zuckerberg had then written: "Connecting India is an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Politics of Sugar - First Toughest Test Magufuli Govt to Face Head Onper tonne," said Mr Kabwe, adding that the government needed to amend the Sugar
Politics of Sugar - First Toughest Test Magufuli Govt to Face Head On
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
per tonne," said Mr Kabwe, adding that the government needed to amend the Sugar Industry Act, 2001 for the SBT to become regulatory authority and provide indicative prices for sugarcane and sugar so as to protect local farmers. He added that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Calls for More InvestorsKampala — The Insurance Regulatory Authority Executive Director Ibrahim Lubega
Uganda Calls for More Investors
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — The Insurance Regulatory Authority Executive Director Ibrahim Lubega Kaddunabi has said Uganda's insurance sector is still open, calling upon regional and international investors to come and invest in the sector. "The Insurance sector has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Secondary Cities Struggle With Waste Managementis environmentally done. Landfill is the public utility that will be controlled
Secondary Cities Struggle With Waste Management
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
is environmentally done. Landfill is the public utility that will be controlled in the future under RURA (Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority) to which districts can report", he said. REMA says some waste contain persistent organic pollutants... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PPF's Decision to Halt Withdrawals Sparks Fresh Rowwere considering a similar line of action. Even though Ms Irene Isaka, who is
PPF's Decision to Halt Withdrawals Sparks Fresh Row
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
were considering a similar line of action. Even though Ms Irene Isaka, who is the Director General of the Social Security Regulatory Authority (SSRA), denied there was an official directive to block members' withdrawals, her assurance appeared to... Read more
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The Economic Times
$1 trillion extra GDP by 2020 if all Indians get onlinecriticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platfor
$1 trillion extra GDP by 2020 if all Indians get online
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
criticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platform Free Basics was blocked by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) in February this year. Founder Mark Zuckerberg had then written: "Connecting India is... Read more
3 related stories
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New Kerala
$1 tn extra GDP by 2020 - If all Indians get online ( - newkerala.com #69797criticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platfor
$1 tn extra GDP by 2020 - If all Indians get online ( - newkerala.com #69797
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
criticism from net neutrality advocates around the world. In India, its platform Free Basics was blocked by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) in February this year. Founder Mark Zuckerberg had then written: "Connecting India is an... Read more
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Business Standard India
We had a problem with Free Basics because it gave free data only to those who went through RCom pipe: Ram Sevak SharmaThe issue of discriminatory pricing has generated much heat and print. Ram Seva
We had a problem with Free Basics because it gave free data only to those who went through RCom pipe: Ram Sevak Sharma
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The issue of discriminatory pricing has generated much heat and print. Ram Sevak Sharma, the chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, talks to Malini Bhupta on the issue. Edited excerpts: Your consultation paper explores ways to... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Pakistan divided over condom advertisinghas sparked debate and divided the socially liberal and conservative sides of t
Pakistan divided over condom advertising
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
has sparked debate and divided the socially liberal and conservative sides of the country. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) had issued a directive to TV and FM radio broadcasters not to air advertisements for condoms in... Read more
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The Financial Express
Telcom companies take cover under new technology to mask call dropsthe source added. There was no reply to queries sent to industry bodies COAI a
Telcom companies take cover under new technology to mask call drops
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
the source added. There was no reply to queries sent to industry bodies COAI and AUSPI on this matter. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has fixed penalty of up to Rs 2 lakh for poor mobile service quality, including call... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Pakistan divided over condom advertisinghas sparked debate and divided the socially liberal and conservative sides of t
Pakistan divided over condom advertising
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
has sparked debate and divided the socially liberal and conservative sides of the country. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) had issued a directive to TV and FM radio broadcasters not to air advertisements for condoms in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Pakistan bans birth control ads over fears they expose children to sexand family planning products, is a response to complaints from parents. In a s
Pakistan bans birth control ads over fears they expose children to sex
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
and family planning products, is a response to complaints from parents. In a statement, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) said: "(The) general public is very much concerned (about) the exposure of such products to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Telcos take cover under new technology to mask call dropsthe source added. There was no reply to queries sent to industry bodies COAI a
Telcos take cover under new technology to mask call drops
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
the source added. There was no reply to queries sent to industry bodies COAI and AUSPI on this matter. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has fixed penalty of up to Rs 2 lakh for poor mobile service quality, including call... Read more
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The Economic Times
Two years of Narendra Modi government: More hits than misses in support to scienceimportant S&T related legislations that are lying in cold storage that need to
Two years of Narendra Modi government: More hits than misses in support to science
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
important S&T related legislations that are lying in cold storage that need to be passed soon. The National Biotech Regulatory Authority Bill has been pending for a long-long time and there is no sign of it seeing the light of day, as... Read more
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dna
ISRO to launch record 22 satellites in single mission in Junefor the extraordinary achievements of Indian scientific community. Despite thi
ISRO to launch record 22 satellites in single mission in June
dna / Posted 2 days ago
for the extraordinary achievements of Indian scientific community. Despite this unique visit the Nuclear Safety Regulatory Authority bill has not been taken up by the government with the right earnest. Even though other amendments that... Read more
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dna
Government succumbs to developers lobby pressure, delay in forming HRA panelThe Maharashtra government is reluctant to constitute the ad hoc Housing Regula
Government succumbs to developers lobby pressure, delay in forming HRA panel
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The Maharashtra government is reluctant to constitute the ad hoc Housing Regulatory Authority (HRA) because of the lobby pressure from the developers. The Centre government had recently approved the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pakistan bans broadcast advertising of contraceptivesand radio over concern that it exposes inquisitive children to the subject of s
Pakistan bans broadcast advertising of contraceptives
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
and radio over concern that it exposes inquisitive children to the subject of sex. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) said it was acting in response to complaints from parents, and its ban covered all... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
based REIT takes steps to rebuild tarnished imagedon't trade on a stock exchange. These can make decent investments but require
based REIT takes steps to rebuild tarnished image
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
don't trade on a stock exchange. These can make decent investments but require vigilance. Finra, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, issued a general alert in April, warning that non-traded REITs are illiquid, might carry high fees and... Read more
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The Hindu
Contraceptive advertisements pulled off the air in PakistanThe country’s Electronic Media Regulatory Authority warns of legal action for f
Contraceptive advertisements pulled off the air in Pakistan
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The country’s Electronic Media Regulatory Authority warns of legal action for failure to comply Pakistan has banned advertisements for contraceptive products on television and radio over concern that they expose inquisitive children to the subject... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Rewards model seems best to offer free data’to an expert. Analysing three business models highlighted in a consultation pa
‘Rewards model seems best to offer free data’
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
to an expert. Analysing three business models highlighted in a consultation paper released recently by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), Vishal Misra, Professor, Computer Science, Columbia University, told The Hindu that... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Behind the scenes of bond costs and feesfor my account. Is that true? Can you send link to info that explains this? — F
Behind the scenes of bond costs and fees
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
for my account. Is that true? Can you send link to info that explains this? — Frederick Wishner A: The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets... Read more
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