Brief about Myanmar. Brief on Telecom Sector. Function of PTD. Telecom Law and Sector Reform. Presented by U. ZARNE aung Secretary of Technical Work Group on Telecom and ICT standards. Brief about Myanmar. 11.10%. Geography. largest on the mainland in south-east Asia
Brief on Telecom Sector
Function of PTD
Telecom Law and Sector Reform
Presented by U. ZARNE aung
Secretary of Technical Work Group on Telecom and ICT standards
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The new capital
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Basically, PTD's function as a regulator is to support the Ministry on its policy making functions and to provide regulatory and legal support to the Union Ministry.The main duties and responsibilities of PTD include-1) Supervises the operation of telecommunications and postal services2) Coordinating and cooperating with international organizations
2) RF Spectrum management
3) Issuing and regulating different licenses
4) Issuing and regulating different telecommunications related certificates
5) Studying modern telecommunications technology and advise the authorities.
6) Maintain list of telecommunications equipments within the country
Spectrum allocation and spectrum assignment are done on first-come first-served basic and to national interest. Currently, any person wishing to use a telecommunication equipment in Myanmar requires a prior-allowance or licenses from PTD. Network operators also require licenses from PTD.
Home Radio License (deleted)
Commercial Radio License(deleted)
Maintenance & Repair License
TV receiver license / Video Player License(deleted)
Demonstration license (deleted)
Dealer License (deleted)
WAN license / WAN Service license
Public Access Centre License
Radio Station License
(1) Draft License rule
(2) Draft Spectrum rule
(3) Draft Consumer Protection rule
(4) Draft Access and Interconnection rule
(5) Draft Numbering rule
Barrier to Foreign Investment
Legal Framework to FDI
SIM distribution by Rashin ( Not depend on Market demand)
Rapid Growth of tele-density exciding 75-80% by 2015-2016
Regulator is a government Department
Regulator is a facilitator to develop telecom Industry