ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Jun 2013

In June 2013, the government of India announced a change in the required local operations to serve domestic customers.

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Economic Times of India, June 5, 2013, 'Local sourcing obligation to apply to private telecom operators too': http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2013-06-05/news/39764760_1_digital-europe-100-domestic-sourcing-telecom-products


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Local operations

On June 5, 2013, the Economic Times of India reported that the Department of Telecommunications' (DoT) final draft of the Preferential Market Access (PMA) notification, to be issued in the coming months, contains local sourcing requirements, not only for government entities but also for private telecommunications operators. The rate of local content would progressively increase to 100 per cent, according to the Economic Times.
The official document - the final draft PMA notification - is so farnot publicly available.

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