Telcos would need to fully compensate victims if banks met their obligations but the telco did not block malicious SMS messages.
The government of former President John Magufuli created a system for extorting money from telcos and other businesses.
The theme of our April 12 broadcast was the risk and regulatory implications of telcos providing financial services.
Mobile services that allow ordinary Zimbabweans to escape inflation by exchanging money into US dollars are being shut down.
FCC Chair Jessica Rosenworcel wants to know who has visibility of usage data before deciding if a foreign-owned business can provide comms services to Americans.
Some of the grand claims made for South Africa’s draft National Policy on Data and the Cloud make little sense in a world where data easily crosses borders.
Ugandan lawyer Dalie Tibugwisa has identified the key regulatory challenges for mobile money in Uganda and more generally.
It is not possible for the telecoms sector to serve both ordinary people and the governments that oppress them.
Nigerian authorities are unnecessarily complicating the delivery of mobile money to the people.
The Head of Regulatory Affairs at Multichoice Mozambique talks about business ethics and why she helped start Mozambique’s Coalition for Organisational Integrity