Public Non-Exclusive Telecommunications Service

Web much cheaper

Requiring the phone number of an Australian company, I called HKT International directory inquiries.

Monday, 12 June, 2000, 12:00am

ISPs compensate for Internet tariffs

LOCAL Internet Service Providers (ISPs) are restructuring their prices in the wake of the Government's decision to make payments of tariffs compulsory for all Internet access in the territory.

12 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Arena makes level playing field for all

FINALLY, common sense has come to the fore in the issue of who should be paying connection fees to Hongkong Telephone under the PNETS (Public Non-exclusive Telecommunications Service) licensing regime, and for what services.

5 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Blow for BBS operators

AFTER a considerable delay, the Office of the Telecommunications Authority (OFTA) has released its promised statement clarifying the position of Internet access providers and bulletin board services in relation to the Telecommunications Ordinance.

28 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Hobbyists face telecom fee

HUNDREDS of computer bulletin board services in Hong Kong - many run by teenage hobbyists - may have to obtain a special telecommunications licence in order to operate, according to guidelines issued by the Office of the Telecommunications Authority (OFTA).

24 Mar 1995 - 12:00am