Telecoms in Costa Rica: Price Fixing Slows Competition
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Operators of the telecommunications market in Costa Rica are calling for intervention by the regulator in rates to be removed and for operations to be carried out within a framework of real commercial freedom.
After more than six years of having promoted laws which...
Radio Spectrum Tender Being Prepared
Monday, September 1, 2014
The Ministry of Telecommunications has announced that a tender for allocating frequencies will take place in early 2015 and plans to add a new operator to the process.
Officials added that the tender documents will be ready...
Telecommunications Market in Costa Rica
Thursday, July 31, 2014
The Superintendency of Telecommunications in Costa Rica has presented its second statistical report for the period 2010-2013.
From the report by SUTEL:
General Development of...
Costa Rica: Radio Spectrum Tender re launched
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
The tender scheduled for the second half of the year includes a block of 40 MHz from the 1800 MHz band and a 30 MHz from the bands 1900/2100 MHz
After being canceled in late April by the Chinchilla...
Costa Rica: Tender for Radio Spectrum Halted
Monday, April 28, 2014
The second tender planned for this year which would have allowed the entry of a fourth company into the phone market will not be completed.
According to the executive power, who took the decision...
Costa Rica: Deregulation of Cell Phone Rates
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Regulation of mobile telephony tariffs is preventing the development of efficient services and competition between operators.
Removing the tariff regulations on cellular services and...
Costa Rica Announces 4G LTE Mobile Service
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Following a favorable resolution of the appeal by Movistar, the State operator has started marketing 4G cell phones.
The Manager of the Client Division at Instituto...