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South Africa's telecoms watchdog mulls regulating internet data prices
DURBAN, South Africa, Sept 11 (Reuters) - South Africa is
considering regulating the price of internet data, the chief
executive of the telecoms watchdog said on Tuesday, as part of
efforts to bring costs down and shore up the ailing economy.
"What we're going to be doing specifically is to look at
regulating the price of data," the Independent Communications
Authority of South Africa's Chief Executive Willington Ngwepe
told Reuters, but said the change would not happen "overnight".
(Reporting by Tiisetso Motsoeneng
Editing by James Macharia)
First Published: 2018-09-11 15:35:56
Updated 2018-09-11 15:39:48
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