Forum 1 on Electronic Communications in South Eastern Europe

Zagreb, 11-12 September 2008

On 11-12 September 2008, the European Commission and Cullen International hosted the regular forum on studying and monitoring of the telecoms sector in SEE Countries. Besides countries included in the report, Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia were participants at the forum.

Republic of Kosovo was represented by two members of the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) and one from the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC).The following topics were presented:

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      Market overview
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      Regulatory and institutional developments
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      Retail and wholesale tariffs
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      Aspects of Information Society

 

During the discussions of the draft report by Cullen International, EU Commission and participant countries, Kosovo was emphasized to have accomplished positive changes during years 2007-2008 in: licensing of two MVNO operators, reduction of mobile telephony tariffs, reduction of fixed telephony connection tariff, growth of internet penetration etc.