Brits Mull Changes in Mobile Rules

Medford, Cassimir
August 2008
Red Herring;8/28/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a public debate started by the Office of Communications of Great Britain to deliberate the first major overhaul of the nation's mobile industry regulations. The office invited public comment on how it should change its communication regulations to keep up with the industry's rapid growth. The forum also invites comments on how it can best promote competition and innovation at a time when mobile service usage is well past the saturation point. Industry analysts have complained that despite soaring usage numbers, mobile service prices in the country are far too high and that has caused Great Britain to lag behind other developed countries in terms of innovation and service quality.


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