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Mobile Policy Handbook

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Thursday 21 Mar 2019 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Ever since the introduction of the first digital cellular services for commercial use in the 1990s, mobile networks have spread, evolved and changed our world. Massive infrastructure investment and competition among mobile operators, ...

What should the public policy of the next president include, to fully integrate Panama into the digital economy?

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Monday 18 Mar 2019 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Panama’s next administration has a great opportunity ahead, in particular to promote policies designed to build faster and higher-capacity networks like 4G. What does Panama’s ICT sector need to boost the country’s current networks and ...

MWC Barcelona 2019 | 25-28 FEB | Llega el evento más esperado del ecosistema móvil

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Tuesday 15 Jan 2019 |

Lucas Gallito, Acting Head of Latin America, GSMA, anticipa la participación latinoamericana en el gran encuentro de la industria.

What should the public policy of the next president include, to fully integrate El Salvador into the digital economy?

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Wednesday 9 Jan 2019 | Resources (en) |

In Latin America, people mainly connect through mobile, the primary facilitator of internet access, and El Salvador is no exception. In the last five years, mobile operators have taken major steps on the path to bringing the population of El Salvador ...

Mobile for Development – Transforming lives through mobile innovation

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Monday 7 Jan 2019 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Of the 5 billion mobile subscribers active globally today, some 3.8 billion are located in low- and middle-income countries. Around 2 in every 5 smartphone owners use their phone to look for work, to help improve and monitor the health of their family...

GSMA Device Check

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Friday 21 Dec 2018 |

Nicolas Forster, Outreach Director for IMEI Services, GSMA, explica cómo vendedores de celulares de segunda mano y recicladores utilizan este servicio para detectar si un dispositivo fue reportado como robado.

Digital Inclusion Changes Women’s Lives GSMA

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Thursday 6 Dec 2018 |

The Mobile Economy Latin America and the Caribbean 2018

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Tuesday 4 Dec 2018 | Resources (en) |

4G is set to overtake 3G as the prevailing technology in Latin America by the end of 2018, according to a new GSMA report published at the Mobile 360 Series – Latin America event in Buenos Aires this week.

Making smart cities and IoT a reality in Latin America: a quick guide for decision-makers

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Wednesday 21 Nov 2018 | Resources (en) |

The Internet of Things brings about an enormous opportunity for Latin America. The total revenue opportunity for the region by 2023 is USD 33 billion, according to GSMA Intelligence. However, the overall impact on GDP is likely to be a lot more...

Reforming mobile sector taxation in Ecuador

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Tuesday 13 Nov 2018 | Resources (en) |

GSMA research shows that the mobile market in Ecuador has grown significantly over the past decade and makes an important contribution to the economy. With a population of 16.6 million, the number of mobile subscribers has grown substantially...

5G Spectrum GSMA Public Policy Position

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Thursday 8 Nov 2018 | Resources (en) |

5G is expected to support significantly faster mobile broadband speeds and heavier data usage than previous generations while also enabling the full potential of the Internet of Things. From autonomous cars and smart cities to the industrial internet...

What should the public policy of the next president include, to integrate Brazil into the digital economy?

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Monday 10 Sep 2018 | Resources | Resources (en) |

The GSMA, worldwide association of the mobile ecosystem, has launched the document “What should the public policy of the next president include, to integrate Brazil into the digital economy? Digital Agenda for Brazil 2019-2022”.

The 5G era: Age of boundless connectivity and intelligent automation

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Thursday 23 Aug 2018 | Resources (en) |

The mobile industry is developing and preparing to deploy 5G. Thanks to technology advances in many different fields, 5G networks will be at the centre of an ecosystem that powers society’s continued digital transformation.

An evaluation of the Hutchison / Orange merger in Austria

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Saturday 28 Jul 2018 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Assessing the impact of a merger – or predicting the impact of a merger – follows competition law and relies on economic practice. Competition authorities strive for consistency of approach, with assessments generally based on an analysis of the impact...

Spectrum Pricing in Developing Countries

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Tuesday 24 Jul 2018 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Better spectrum pricing policies are needed in developing countries within Latin America to improve the economic and social welfare of the millions of people that remain unconnected to mobile broadband services, according to a new report...

Technology for Climate Action in Latin America

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Friday 22 Jun 2018 | Resources (en) |

Commissioned by the GSMA and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the report, ‘Technology for Climate Action in Latin America and the Caribbean - How ICT and Mobile Solutions Contribute to a Sustainable, Low-Carbon Future’...

The Mobile Gender Gap Report 2018

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Saturday 19 May 2018 | Resources (en) |

This report reveals for the first time the magnitude of the gender gap in mobile internet use across low- and middle-income countries, as well as highlighting the persistent gender disparity in mobile ownership...

What should the public policy of the next president include, to fully integrate Mexico into the digital economy?

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Friday 11 May 2018 | Resources (en) |

The GSMA (worldwide association of the mobile ecosystem) today launched the document “What should the public policy of the next president include, to fully integrate Mexico into the digital economy?”, setting out a series of proposals and public policy...

Assessing the impact of market structure on innovation and quality

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Friday 4 May 2018 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Central America is lagging behind in mobile broadband adoption and deployment. Closing this gap requires the promotion of market structures that boost competition in investment and innovation, and public policies that take the entire digital ecosystem...

Security and privacy in mobile networks

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Wednesday 25 Apr 2018 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Challenges, proposals and considerations for governments. Mobile network operators face an ongoing challenge to provide users with a safe and secure mobile experience, while meeting their obligations to protect public safety.