Regulation Made Simple

Telecoms Regulation - Americas

 

Cullen International’s Americas Telecoms service covers a wide range of regulatory issues, most of which are organised into these four main topics:

  • Fixed wholesale
  • Mobile wholesale
  • Radio spectrum
  • Consumer protection

The AMERICAS Telecoms service provides:

  • benchmarks allowing efficient comparison of regulatory positions and pricing across 11 countries in the Americas (including United States and Canada) (Cross-Country Analysis);
  • regular reports on national regulatory developments in the six most significant LATAM markets – available in English and Spanish (Country Update);
  • overview of regulatory frameworks and key market data in 17 American markets (Country Profiles);
  • short reports on recent key regulatory developments (Flash messages); and
  • answers to specific regulatory questions at no extra cost (Enquiries).

 

The service is available on subscription and forms one of the Cullen International portfolio of regulatory intelligence services.

 

Countries covered

Selection of issues covered

Argentina

Bolivia 

Brazil

Canada 

Chile

Colombia

Costa Rica

Dominican Republic 

Ecuador

Jamaica 

Mexico

Panama 

Paraguay 

Peru

United States 

Uruguay

Venezuela

Legislative framework and regulatory institutions

National broadband plans and network deployment

Net neutrality (incl. zero rating)

Authorisation and spectrum assignment regimes

Retail price regulation

Fixed and mobile termination rates

Leased lines regulation

Fixed wholesale access and interconnection

Mobile service providers and MVNOs

Infrastructure sharing (incl. active sharing)

Spectrum awards

Digital dividend

Universal service

Mergers & acquisitions