UN explores opportunities to accelerate Mongolia's digitalization agenda - 15/04/2021
Communications and Information Technology Authority (CITA)
TELECOM/ICT Policy Makers and Regulators | Asia & Pacific | Mongolia
Mongolia sets six goals to become a digital nation. This will start with the infrastructure that connects its people throughout the country as COVID-19 revealed the weaknesses of its network connectivity. Strengthening digital governance will be on high priority to improve public service delivery to citizens. The government offers more than 590 services, 330 of which are now available online. Dig (...)

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World Bank: Digital ID systems can help vaccination deployment, but should never be a barrier to access - 31/03/2021
World Bank
International and Regional Organizations | International
Plenty of practical learnings are coming from the countries that have launched their COVID-19 vaccination programs. An important one is that the availability of reliable and verifiable personal data — on demographics, employment, health status, and other metrics that might determine prioritization — makes the registration of beneficiaries much easier for both the public and government. Coupled wit (...)

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ICASA EXTENDS TEMPORARY RADIO FREQUENCY SPECTRUM ASSIGNMENTS FOR LICENSEES - 26/03/2021
ICASA
TELECOM/ICT Policy Makers and Regulators | Africa | South Africa
The Council of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa ( ICASA/the Authority) has resolved to review the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) COVID-19 National Disaster Regulations (The Regulations) and extend the temporary radio frequency spectrum assignments issued to licensees for another two months (from 1 April 2021 to 31 May 2021). The temporary release of high d (...)

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ITU: Digital transformation acceleration - connectivity in the post COVID world - 17/03/2021
ITU
International and Regional Organizations | International
In the framework of the WSIS Forum Action Line C6: Enabling Environment, ITU is organizing a session on "Digital transformation acceleration - connectivity in the post COVID world" on17 March 2021 (13h00-14h00 CET). This session addresses critical questions ICT policy makers, regulators and stakeholders need to address to fast forward digital connectivity for sustainable development: -What next? (...)

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Resolution N° 019-2021-CD/OSIPTEL, promotes user empowerment through digitalization - 11/02/2021
OSIPTEL
TELECOM/ICT Policy Makers and Regulators | The Americas | Peru
Objective: mandates that telecom operators must put in place a web app and mobile app that provides personalized information and allows main transactions to be carried out. Details: • Although main operators have already put in place a mobile app, this is voluntary and each operator decides what information and which transactions to include in it. This Regulation establishes that every telecom o (...)

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Comcast Response to COVID-19 - 11/02/2021
Comcast
TELECOM/ICT Operators and Service Providers | The Americas | United States
COVID-19 has had a tremendous impact on nearly every aspect of our daily lives. Across Comcast, NBCUniversal, and Sky, we are working hard to do everything we can to support our customers, employees, and communities during this unprecedented time. KEEPING CUSTOMERS CONNECTED: Keeping the internet accessible and reliable is more important than ever. Our technology and engineering teams are working (...)

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