Afghan and Pakistan regulators to cooperate

16 Mar 2009

The Afghanistan Telecom Regulatory Authority (ATRA) and the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) have agreed to enhance mutual cooperation. Chairman of the PTA, Dr. Mohammed Yaseen, said that Pakistani operators were willing to extend fibre-optic links to Afghanistan and proposed the formation of a joint working group to expedite this process and to enhance mutual cooperation.

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