Issues in Telecommunications Development, Volume II

Reforming the International Accounting Rate System. Part I Overview. Part II Case Studies

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On behalf of the ITU, the Telecommunication Development Bureau has taken on the responsibility of assisting countries as they restructure their telecommunication sectors to meet the challenges of globalization and liberalization. Reports from Seminars/Workshops at which developing country representatives reviewed the moves towards international accounting rate reform and a number of papers dealing with cost calculation methodologies are in Part 1, and in Part 2 there are 11 Country Case Studies.



Workshop on the application of the TAS costing methodology

The Workshop was undertaken as a “preparatory” workshop in connection with country-specific assistance to four South Pacific developing countries in the application of the TAS costing methodology. Twenty-two participants representing 14 Pacific Island countries attended the workshop. The country/company representatives were primarily from the financial area of their respective organisations as they were the executives with responsibility for undertaking the application of costing methodology.


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