NBTC proposes unified telecoms/broadcast licenses
TelecomAsia - Telecom Asia - 24-03-17 07:38
Thailand's National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) is considering moving towards a unified licensing regime for broadcast and telecoms services.
NBTC commissioner Prawit Leesatapornwongsa told the Bangkok Post that the regulator feels that an overhaul is necessary to keep up with the industry trends of convergence and digital innovation.
Without implementing the proposed revamp by 2018, the ambiguity involved with defining services will make it more difficult for policymakers to govern, he said.
At present, operators also providing IPTV...