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Guidelines Established for Telecom
  • Colombia
  • 19 June 2002

The National Council of Economic and Social Policy has issued Document 3,145, which sets out guidelines for the future policies and activities of the National Telecommunications Company (Telecom), taking into account its current financial and economic situation.

New Decree Brings Personal Communication Services Closer
  • Colombia
  • 19 June 2002

With the issuance of Decree 575 the government has entered the final stage of establishing a Personal Communication Services network. The process will be completed with the issuance of rules for participating in the concession bidding process.

Overview (July 2001)
  • Colombia
  • 01 August 2001

Including: Restrictions on Foreign Ownership; Licences, Authorizations and Concessions; Licence and Concession Fees; New Telecommunications Services; Recent Developments

Legislative and Industry Developments
  • Colombia
  • 12 July 2000

Two important changes have occurred in the telecommunications industry this year. First, the Personal Communications System Law was enacted. Second, BellSouth announced its acquisition of 50.35% capital in Celumovil, one of Colombia's largest cellular telephone companies.

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