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  • 01 Jun 2013
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 45
General and special taxes on telecommunication/ICT services are not the only direct or indirect interaction between the finance ministry and telecommunications/ICT operators. In addition, customs taxes on telecommunication equipment or devices have...
  • 22 Sep 2010
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 45
This paper focuses on Tele-Health defined by ITU as “the use of communications and information technology to deliver health and health care services and information over large and small distances” Tele-health is expected to enable transfer of...
  • 24 Mar 2011
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 45
This document has taken into account important suggestions, achievements and methodologies from about 26 real-life projects pioneered by various reputed organizations, through interactive discussions and literature published in journals and the web....
  • 13 Jul 2006
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 167
This second edition of the Blue Book is the result of continued coordination and collaboration between the ITU-D and CITEL (Inter-American Telecommunications Commission). The Blue Book has been updated to take into account the rapidly changing...
  • 30 Apr 2011
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 249
ITU is pleased to make available the Tenth Edition of the Telecommunications Regulation Handbook, both as a resource and as a collaborative platform. These tools benefit the individuals entrusted with creating both a level playing field for and an...
  • 01 Jan 1998
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 55
The eighth Colloquium examined the role that the telecommunications policy maker and regulator could most usefully play in the development of electronic commerce. While there is an already enormous and growing literature on e-commerce, relatively...
  • 01 Jan 1997
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 113
This report, prepared by ITU, was released to coincide with the TELECOM Interactive 97 Exhibition and Forum, held in Geneva, 8-14 September 1997. The report looks at the relationship between the Internet and the public telecommunication sector.
  • 07 Jan 2017
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 182
This report provides case studies for planning, implementation, operation and maintenance of telecommunications/ICTs in rural and remote areas. It adresses the various challenges that constitute the development of telecommunications/ICTs in rural and...
  • 09 Jul 2012
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 118
This ITU-R Handbook gives the technical basis for predicting the radio propagation in point-to-point, point-to-area, and point-to-multipoint mobile networks.
This Handbook describes the system and service requirements for digital sound broadcasting (DSB) to vehicular, portable and fixed receivers, the related propagation factors, the techniques employed in the digital sound broadcasting systems, and...
  • 20 Jun 2012
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 49
This Handbook describes the general approach to testing of next generation networks (NGNs). Its goal is to assist administrations and operators in the implementation of testing as a method to verify network and services development strategies, but it...
  • 15 Dec 2017
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 73
The app economy has been described as the sum of all activity, products and services required to deliver app functionality to end consumers. This report provides an overview of the development of the App Economy in Africa, as well as an assessment of...
A lot has been said about the digital divide that exists between the developed and the least developed countries (LDCs). Yet so little is being said about the opportunities that exist in the ICT Sector in the LDCs. This report takes a very close look...
  • 25 Aug 2015
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 14
This report is one of a series of short case studies conducted globally by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) that review newly constituted or reorganised national regulatory authorities (NRA) where responsibilities have been expanded to...
  • 10 Sep 2015
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 22
The objective of this report is to review the reforms implemented in Mexico during 2013 to establish a new regulatory and competition authority for the broadcasting and telecommunication sectors, the Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT)....
  • 01 Nov 2014
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 19
This report reviews the electronic communications and broadcasting sector reform that led to the creation of the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
This study focuses on the impact of broadband, digital transformation and policy and regulatory frameworks on the growth of markets for digital services in the Americas region. It provides evidence of the importance of regulatory and institutional...
  • 16 Jul 2019
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 53
Today's digital transformation is changing our economies at warp speed and scale. The ITU study on "The economic contribution of broadband, digitization and ICT regulation" examines this revolution from a data perspective. It quantifies the positive...
  • 17 Jan 2013
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 27
This report assesses the economic impact of broadband in an emerging nation. Drawing from the wealth of research literature on economic effects generated on the basis of cross-sectional analyses (e.g. for OECD, Latin America and Arab States), it...
  • 17 Jan 2013
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 30
The following study focuses on assessing the economic impact of broadband in the Philippines. It analyses the relative impact of fixed and mobile wireline and wireless broadband communications. The measurable economic impact of ICT infrastructure...
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