Africa-Asia telecommunication regulatory conference:
Focus on telecom regulation
The first ever Africa-Asia telecommunication regulatory conference
was held in Colombo recently with the participation of several foreign
and local experts in the telecommunication sector under the theme
Emerging Regulatory Challenges and Opportunities.
It was organized jointly by the Commonwealth Telecommunications
Organization (CTO) and the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of
Sri Lanka (TRCSL).
The inaugural session drew its attention on several issues concerning
telecommunication regulation. The forum suggested remedies to overcome
several barriers and challenges in the telecommunication sector. The
conference further discussed ways and means to develop the
telecommunication sector to meet the present day demands and probable
challenges relating to the telecommunication sector.
The participants of the opening session introduced the latest
innovations for the telecommunication sector .