Pakistan Telecommunication Authority - Framework for the Implementation of Local Number Portability (LNP) in Pakistan

Client: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority

Project Description: To develop an understanding of Local Number Portability (LNP), its impact on the existing operator’s business and the monetary implication, so that a regulatory framework in this regard could be devised.

VTT advised and assisted the regulatory body in preparing a regulatory framework for implementation of Local Number Portability by Fixed and Wireless Operators, including the monitory implications, extent of its use, benefits/ draw backs, methodology of implementation, its impact on existing operator’s business with special reference to new versus old licensees and emergence of new business. VTT was awarded with a Letter of Recommendation upon completion of the assignment.