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Smart Data Privacy Laws

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Monday 24 Jun 2019 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Sensing the huge opportunity of digital transformation, governments are keen to establish a regulatory environment that supports data-driven economic growth while strengthening trust in technology. Many countries are therefore ...

Operators call for governments to secure 5G’s future at WRC-19

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Wednesday 11 Sep 2019 | Resources (en) |

The GSMA Board, on behalf of the global mobile industry, has called on governments to support the identification of spectrum for mobile at WRC-19 in an open letter sent to ministers and heads of regulatory authorities in nearly 170 ...

Latin America’s evolving digital landscape

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Tuesday 3 Sep 2019 | Resources (en) |

The number of mobile subscribers in Latin America is set to reach 490 million by 2025, with three markets accounting for two thirds of new subscribers. Meanwhile, 5G trials are underway and consumption of OTT media over mobile ...

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

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Monday 2 Sep 2019 | Resources (en) |

In this document, Argentina’s mobile industry, through the GSMA, submits a series of recommendations and an analysis of the current state of the local mobile market for consideration by the next administration, to continue integrating ...

Cross-Border Data Flows: Realising benefits and removing barriers

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Friday 26 Jul 2019 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Today’s digital and physical commerce relies on organisations’ ability to move data – including consumers’ personal data – across borders without restriction. The ability to do so generates positive outcomes not only for organisations, ...

Effective Spectrum Pricing:Supporting better quality and more affordable mobile services

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Friday 10 Feb 2017 | Resources (en) |

To deliver affordable, widespread, quality mobile broadband services, operators require fair access to sufficient radio spectrum. Careful spectrum management is central to the digital economy. This report highlights the damage done to ...

Highlights del Mobile World Congress Americas | Julio 2018

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Tuesday 31 Jul 2018 |

Join us at W20 Summit | Septiembre 2018

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Thursday 13 Sep 2018 |

Paula Ferrari, Regional Marketing Director, GSMA Latin America. 1 al 3 octubre | CCK, Sarmiento 151 | Buenos Aires

Tech4Girls | Octubre 2018

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Friday 12 Oct 2018 |

Women 20 Summit | Octubre 2018

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Thursday 18 Oct 2018 |

5G, the IoT and Wearable Devices: What do the new uses of wireless technologies mean for radio frequency exposure?

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Friday 15 Feb 2019 | Resources (en) |

There is significant interest in new applications of wireless technology with particular focus on Fifth Generation (5G) mobile technology; the Internet of Things (IoT), also known as machine-to-machine (M2M) communications; and ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2018 – 2019 Edition

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Thursday 28 Mar 2019 | Vision Magazine |

Latin America has a thriving mobile ecosystem. By mid-2018, there were almost 450 million unique mobile subscribers across Latin America and the Caribbean, accounting for more than two thirds of the population. Smartphone connections ...

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 ...

Reforming mobile sector taxation in Argentina: A path towards a more efficient tax system, greater digital inclusion and increased prosperity

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Monday 20 Nov 2017 |

Mobile telephone services play an increasingly important role in supporting and delivering development, economic growth and social inclusion. In Argentina, 2G connectivity is ubiquitous but the country has not yet transitioned fully to ...

GSMA Device Check | Diciembre 2018

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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 | Diciembre 2018

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Thursday 6 Dec 2018 |

Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2019 | Febrero

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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 (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...

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 (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 (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.

The GSMA proposes four key elements to Colombian presidential candidates for full integration into digital economy

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Friday 20 Apr 2018 | Resources (en) |

Colombia requires a regulatory framework with legal certainty to promote investments in dynamic markets that are strong in investment and innovation. Both government and the public need to understand what goes on behind every mobile message...

Mobile industry impact and response in the Caribbean

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Wednesday 11 Apr 2018 | Resources (en) |

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season was one of the worst ever recorded, causing widespread destruction, loss of life and long-term economic damage to multiple Caribbean small island states. Governments, industries and communities continue to recover...

Mobile money interoperability in Bolivia: A case study for Latin America

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Monday 9 Apr 2018 | Resources (en) |

Over the last years, the Mobile Money Programme has highlighted the growing relevance of bank-to-mobile integration and the multiple methods to achieve such interconnection. The 2017 State of the Industry Report...

Mobile Policy Handbook

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Tuesday 3 Apr 2018 | Resources (en) |

With mobile service reaching over 95 per cent of the global population and mobile internet access spreading fast, the digital revolution is empowering citizens and reshaping society all over the world. Policymakers and regulators ...

Effective Spectrum Pricing in Latin America

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Wednesday 14 Feb 2018 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Policies to support better quality and more affordable mobile services services To deliver affordable, widespread, quality mobile broadband services, operators require fair access to sufficient radio spectrum. ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2017 – 2018 Edition

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Tuesday 6 Feb 2018 | Vision Magazine |

The mobile industry has already connected over 5 billion unique subscribers globally, and the Latin America and Caribbean region is home to more than 450 million of these mobile subscribers...

Taxing Mobile Connectivity in Latin America

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Monday 1 Jan 2018 | Resources |

A review of mobile sector mobile taxation and its impact on digital inclusion Mobile connectivity is a key facilitator of digital inclusion and economic and social development. The mobile industry in Latin America ...

Enabling rural coverage

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Monday 1 Jan 2018 | Resources |

Regulatory and policy regulations to foster mobile broadband coverage in developing countries The lack of coverage in rural areas is the consequence of a basic economic challenge: deploying infrastructure in remote areas can ...

Lack of locally relevant content is the key barrier to overcome

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Monday 1 Jan 2018 |

The market context for mobile in Latin America is now about the growth in the mobile internet and the behavioural shift to digital access and engagement. Almost half the population in Latin America now subscribes to the mobile ...

Claves para la modernización de la regulación del ecosistema digital en Argentina

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Wednesday 20 Dec 2017 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Avanzando hacia una regulación a prueba de futuro En octubre de 2016, la Asociación GSM lanzó el segundo estudio de la serie de Modernización Regulatoria1 para América Latina “Claves para la modernización de la ...

Signal inhibitors

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Thursday 14 Dec 2017 | Resources (en) |

Signal inhibitors, commonly known as jammers, are devices that create interference to intentionally disrupt communication services. In the case of mobile services, they interfere with communication between the mobile terminal and the base station.

Reforming mobile sector taxation in Argentina

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Wednesday 29 Nov 2017 | Resources (en) |

Mobile telephone services play an increasingly important role in supporting and delivering development, economic growth and social inclusion. Mobile penetration and affordability enhance digital connectivity by expanding internet and ...

Keys to the Modernisation of Digital Ecosystem Regulation in Chile

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Monday 13 Nov 2017 | Resources (en) |

The technological progress resulting from digitisation has generated tremendous benefits for consumers around the world. Primarily leveraged by mobile, access to digital content is becoming universal, with more than three billion ...

Taxing mobile connectivity in Latin America

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Monday 6 Nov 2017 | Resources (en) | Uncategorized |

Mobile connectivity is a key enabler of digital inclusion and economic and social development. The mobile industry in Latin America and the Caribbean contributed more than $260 billion to the regional economy in 2016. This represents ...

The Mobile Economy Latin America and the Caribbean 2017

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Tuesday 31 Oct 2017 | Resources | Resources (en) | Uncategorized |

Smartphone and 4G adoption accelerating Across Latin America and the Caribbean, smartphone adoption has accelerated to reach 59% of total connections by the first half of 2017. In the largest markets, adoption has grown ...

Guatemala – Mobile financial services (MFS) Regulatory diagnosis and market study

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Tuesday 22 Aug 2017 | Resources (en) | Uncategorized |

Regulatory advances in financial inclusion in Guatemala in the last five years have been significant, but are insufficient to reach the lower income population. The level of access to bank accounts and the use of financial ...

The risks associated with Wholesale Open Access Networks

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Tuesday 8 Aug 2017 | Resources (en) |

Wholesale Open Access Networks (single wholesale networks) are perhaps not the panacea that is claimed. The goals are often ambitious when governments propose establishing a single wholesale network (SWN) or a ...

Country overview: Colombia

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Thursday 15 Jun 2017 | Resources (en) | Uncategorized |

Mobile industry collaborating with government to promote entrepreneurship and innovation Colombia, Latin America’s third largest country by population and fourth largest economy, has performed well economically over ...

Safety, privacy and security across the mobile ecosystem

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Monday 12 Jun 2017 | Resources (en) |

In the last three decades, the market for mobile telecoms services has grown to represent more than 7.6 billion mobile connections, serving 4.7 billion unique mobile consumers globally. This growth is set to continue, and it is ...

Handbook competition policy in the digital age

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Wednesday 24 May 2017 | Resources (en) | Uncategorized |

How Growing Digitisation Impacts Competition Policy. Four key trends are changing the landscape in the communications industry: 1. Communications are converging; 2. Internet apps are breaking down ...

Digital inclusion and mobile sector taxation in El Salvador

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Friday 19 May 2017 | Resources (en) | Uncategorized |

Around five million Salvadorans subscribe to mobile services, but use of mobile broadband remains limited The Republic of El Salvador has the fourth largest economy in Central America. Its economy has
grown slowly compared to other ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2016 – 2017 Edition

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Thursday 2 Feb 2017 | Vision Magazine |

Just 25 years ago, the rst 2G networks were launched and there are now 4.8 billion subscribers around the world, over 7.8 billion connections. At the end of 2015, 414 million of these subscribers called Latin America home, ...

Modernising the Digital Ecosystem in Colombia

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Thursday 22 Dec 2016 | Resources (en) | Uncategorized |

The technological progress resulting from digitisation has generated tremendous benefits for consumers around the world. Primarily leveraged by mobile, access to digital content is becoming universal, with more than three billion ...

A new regulatory framework for the digital ecosystem

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Wednesday 7 Dec 2016 | Resources (en) |

The GSMA’s 2016 report, ‘A new regulatory framework for the digital ecosystem’ by NERA Economic Consulting, takes a cold hard look at how current regulation is coping with today’s dynamic digital economy. The conclusions make for ...

Best practice in mobile spectrum licensing

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Wednesday 23 Nov 2016 | Resources (en) |

Effective spectrum licensing is critical to support the investment required to further expand mobile access. It is needed to meet the rapid increase in demand particularly for data services and enhance the quality and range of services ...

Modernising the Digital Ecosystem in Brazil

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Wednesday 23 Nov 2016 | Resources (en) |

Technological advances resulting from digitisation have generated tremendous benefits and opportunities for society, are influencing and changing the ways in which people interact and the very nature of our business environment. Mobile ...

Resetting competition policy frameworks for the digital ecosystem

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Tuesday 15 Nov 2016 | Resources (en) |

“Resetting Competition Policy Frameworks for the Digital Ecosystem” is a global study on the effectiveness of competition policy. It provides a detailed analysis of the principles and processes that govern today’s ...

Digital Inclusion and Mobile Sector Taxation in Colombia 2016

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Thursday 20 Oct 2016 | Resources (en) |

Mobile services today connect over 33 million people in Colombia, and are a key economic and social contributor in the ...

The Mobile Economy Latin America and the Caribbean 2016

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Tuesday 20 Sep 2016 | Resources (en) |

One of the fastest growing regions, adding more than 100 million unique subscribers by 2020. Overall regional growth in unique subscribers will remain strong out to 2020 as many countries remain ...

2016 Mobile Industry Impact Report: Sustainable Development Goals

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Tuesday 20 Sep 2016 | Resources (en) |

This first-of-its-kind report offers critical insights into the transformative impact of the mobile industry on individuals, societies and economies around the world, in developed and developing markets. Importantly, it establishes a ...

Study of coexistence of LTE broadband and TV broadcasting services in Argentina

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Wednesday 14 Sep 2016 | Resources | Resources (en) |

  The switchover from analogue to digital television has allowed the release of the 698 to 806MHz band, known as the Digital ...

The Connected Living guide to the Internet of Things

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Monday 25 Jul 2016 | Resources (en) |

As the Internet of Things (IoT) continues its rapid expansion, it can be difficult to keep up-to-date with the IoT’s emerging technologies and market opportunities. The Connected Living Guide is a concise and instructive guide to the ...

Country overview Mexico: Mobile driving growth, innovation and opportunity

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Tuesday 21 Jun 2016 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Mexico is the second largest mobile market in Latin America with 89 million unique mobile subscribers1, equivalent to 69% of the population. In recent years, unique subscriber growth in Mexico has been relatively slow, resulting in a ...

Coexistence of broadcast and LTE service systems in 700MHz band in Peru

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Monday 30 May 2016 | Resources (en) |

With the switchover from analogue to digital television, the release of the 698 to 806MHz band (known as the Digital Dividend) has increased the viability of this band. Traditionally used by broadcast systems, the band is now available ...

Spectrum in Latin America – Brochure

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Monday 30 May 2016 | Resources (en) |

In the last six years, mobile operators in Latin America have invested more than $11.2 billion in acquiring new spectrum. The average spectrum assigned per country in the region is currently 311 MHz, up 40 per cent from 2012. This ...

Digital inclusion and mobile sector taxation in Brazil

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Thursday 19 May 2016 | Resources (en) |

Mobile services today connect over 144 million people in Brazil. With mobile penetration in terms of unique subscribers standing at 69% in Q4 2015, Brazil is the largest mobile market in Latin America and the fifth largest in the ...

Digital inclusion and mobile sector taxation in Honduras

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Wednesday 20 Apr 2016 | Resources (en) |

Since the launch of mobile services in 1996, the mobile sector in Honduras has grown rapidly and today there are over 5.4 million users, representing 66% of the population. The mobile industry is playing a key role in delivering ...

Argentina – Impact of mobile ecosystem: perspectives and opportunities

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Wednesday 6 Apr 2016 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Argentina is the third largest mobile market in Latin America, with 61 million mobile connections and 39 million unique subscribers, equating to 90% of the Argentine population. The mobile market in Argentina is quickly ...

Content in Latin America: shift to local, shift to mobile

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Tuesday 23 Feb 2016 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Research points to a limited supply of attractive content – both in terms of local language and local relevance. Analysis of web traffic data shows that less than 30 per cent of content accessed in Latin America and the Caribbean is in ...

Digital inclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean

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Tuesday 23 Feb 2016 | Resources | Resources (en) |

  The mobile market in Latin America and the Caribbean is maturing rapidly, with unique subscribers growing on average 5 per cent per year over the last five years and a further 4 per cent average annual growth expected over ...

Closing the coverage gap

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Tuesday 23 Feb 2016 | Resources | Resources (en) |

The Latin America and Caribbean region is home to 634 million people. According to the latest research, the mobile broadband coverage gap in the region is relatively small, with only about 10 per cent of the population – or 64 million ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2015 – 2016 Edition

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Wednesday 27 Jan 2016 | Vision Magazine |

GSMA Latin America annual magazine compiles all of the latest regional mobile industry developments with articles from operators and GSMA experts...

Mobile Quality Of Service in Latin America

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Tuesday 5 Jan 2016 | Resources (en) |

For more information, download the ‘Quality of Mobile Services – a joint work towards continuous improvement’ brochure here.

eWaste in Latin America: Statistical analysis and policy recommendations

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Tuesday 24 Nov 2015 | Resources | Resources (en) |

In 2014, Latin America produced 9 per cent of the world’s electronic waste1 (e-waste), the equivalent of 3,900 kilo tonnes2 (kt), according to a new report from the GSMA and United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of ...

Digital Inclusion and Mobile Sector Taxation in Mexico

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Monday 14 Sep 2015 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Mobile services in Mexico connect over 47 million people, equivalent to 38% of the population, and deliver widespread social and economic benefits to the country. Mobile broadband has the potential to further support the growth of the ...

Key Considerations in Mobile Spectrum Licensing Latin America

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Wednesday 6 May 2015 | Resources | Resources (en) |

GSMA and CET.LA commissioned Ovum to analyse the different levers that should be considered by governments and regulators when defining spectrum auctions in the region. These included, but not limited to, spectrum management, long term ...

The Quality of Mobile Services in Latin America

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Wednesday 25 Feb 2015 |

Mobile operators have a commitment to continuous improvement in quality of service.

eWaste in Colombia 2015

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Wednesday 4 Feb 2015 | Resources | Resources (en) |

The widespread use of electronic devices such as personal computers, television sets, radios, mobile phones, tablets and routers causes e-waste to pile up as these products reach the end of their life cycle. Electronic waste is a ...

Mobile Economy Latin America 2014

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Tuesday 25 Nov 2014 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Whilst Latin America is in the midst of an ongoing slowdown in both unique subscriber and revenue growth rates, the region is now seeing an accelerating migration to higher speed networks and smartphone adoption. This is driving strong ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2014 – 2015 Edition

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Tuesday 25 Nov 2014 | Vision Magazine |

GSMA Latin America annual magazine compiles all of the latest regional mobile industry developments with articles from operators and GSMA experts. Latin America is the fastest growing region in terms of smartphone adoption (85.2% CAGR between 2010-2013)...

Situación de AWS en las Américas

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Friday 23 May 2014 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Este informe analiza la situación de la banda AWS (1710-2170 MHz) en las Américas y calcula el beneficio que tendría viabilizar esta porción de espectro, para los países que aún no lo han hecho o lo han hecho parcialmente. En las ...

eWaste in Latin America 2014

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Friday 16 May 2014 | Resources | Resources (en) |

The widespread use of electronic devices such as personal computers, television sets, radios, mobile phones, tablets and routers causes e-waste to pile up as these products reach the end of their life cycle. According to the United ...

La calidad de servicio de acceso a internet móvil

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Tuesday 18 Mar 2014 |

La calidad de servicio (QoS, por sus siglas en Inglés) es un aspecto prioritario para las empresas que ofrecen servicios de banda ancha móvil, ya que permite diferenciar las ofertas de acceso a Internet de la competencia, adaptándolas a las necesidades...

Licence Renewal in Latin America

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Thursday 20 Feb 2014 | Resources | Resources (en) |

This report highlights the climate of uncertainty surrounding the continuity of spectrum licences for many countries in the region. The study finds that such uncertainty can drive mobile operators to reduce their capital expenditure by ...

Mobile Economy Latin America 2013

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Tuesday 19 Nov 2013 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Mobile is already a cornerstone of the economy in Latin America, generating over 3.7% of the region’s GDP in 2012, as well as making important contributions to employment and public funding. Mobile also makes an important social ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2013 – 2014 Edition

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Monday 18 Nov 2013 | Vision Magazine |

GSMA Latin America annual magazine compiles all of the latest regional mobile industry developments with articles from operators and GSMA experts...

Mobile Broadband at the Bottom of the Pyramid in Latin America

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Wednesday 24 Jul 2013 | Resources | Resources (en) |

The purpose of this study is to assess the role the mobile sector plays in reducing the broadband demand gap in Latin America. Mobile networks have already contributed to addressing the demand gap of voice telephony in the region. ...

Desarrollo del Roaming Internacional en Latinoamérica

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Monday 15 Jul 2013 | Resources | Resources (en) |

El mercado de roaming internacional latinoamericano está atravesando una etapa de dinamismo, en gran parte motivado por el escenario competitivo que supone la convergencia y el desarrollo de un amplia oferta de productos/tecnologías ...

Latin American Research into mobile users’ privacy attitudes

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Tuesday 30 Apr 2013 | Resources | Resources (en) |

This research programme was commissioned to help understand what, if any, privacy concerns users of mobile devices have and how these influence attitudes towards and the take up of, mobile internet services and apps. The research will ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2012 – 2013 Edition

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Wednesday 19 Dec 2012 | Vision Magazine |

GSMA Latin America annual magazine compiles all of the latest regional mobile industry developments with articles from operators and GSMA experts. Latam is going through a very dynamic period, growing in connections, data traffic and services.

Mobile telephony and taxation in Latin America

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Monday 17 Dec 2012 | Resources | Resources (en) |

This latest tax report explores the economic impact of mobile telephony and mobile-specific taxation in nine Latin American countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Uruguay. It shows that the ...

Quality of Service Regulation of Mobile Internet Access

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Tuesday 27 Nov 2012 |

The recent regional debate on the regulation of the Internet has focused on several topics, including the Quality of Service (QoS) of Internet Access. Specific issues include the deployment of traffic management policies in their networks by Internet Acces

Brazil Mobile Observatory 2012

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Tuesday 9 Oct 2012 | Resources | Resources (en) |

With over 260 million connections, Brazil is the fourth largest mobile market in the world, and as the largest market in Latin America, drives innovation, business ventures as well as social and cultural activities across the ...

Latin America Mobile Observatory 2011

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Thursday 2 Feb 2012 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Driving Economic and Social Development through Mobile Broadband. The first edition of the Latin American GSMA Mobile Observatory provides a comprehensive review of the Latin American mobile communications industry. ...

GSMA LA Vision Magazine 2011 Edition

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Monday 23 Jan 2012 | Vision Magazine |

2011 has been a very activity-intense year. GSMA LA has proven that they support operators not only in their own countries, but also at a regional level. ...

Mobile Communications and Health

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Thursday 1 May 2014 |

Mobile or cellular phones and other wireless technologies have become a comprehensive part of our daily lives. But, does the regular use of mobile or living near a mobile phone base station have any effect on our health? Download document.

Economic Benefits of the Digital Dividend for Latin America

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Monday 24 Oct 2011 | Resources | Resources (en) |

Authors: Telecom Advisory Services. The Digital Dividend is, without any doubt, a central component of the future development and scope of the Information Society around the world. It embodies a critical resource ...