Consultation meeting on open access policy for the Optic Fiber Backbone

19/04/1391

- A consultation meeting on open access policy for the Optic Fiber Backbone, attended by representatives of the ISPs, GSMs, AFTel, ATRA Board members as well Marc Lipton, World Bank Advisor to the ATRA, held yesterday at the ATRA meeting hall. In this meeting, views were exchanged on the draft of new policy as well as the related issues. As a consultancy part of the process, this meeting was conducted by ATRA/ MCIT in order to develop an appropriate policy to provide opportunity for better access enabling the telecom companies use effectively the Fiber Optic National backbone. It is worth mentioning that the consultancy process is ongoing and later information on final outcome will be published through the ATRA Website.