Facilitating investments in future digital infrastructure
A towerco’s view on the optimal approach to achieving Universal Service and its funding
Around the world, developed countries are achieving rapid growth in telecommunications maturity and performance via wireless rather than fixed line networks as they move to the Digital Economy. This ‘leapfrogging effect’ of wireless networks is widely acknowledged. As a key long-term player in Asian telecommunications infrastructure, edotco is committed to supporting policies that efficiently and effectively bridge the digital divide in all of the markets in which it operates. In this article, the towerco talks to TowerXchange to share its views on the current and future opportunities to get involved in ensuring Universal Service.
TowerXchange: Please tell us about your role at edotco and experience/background.