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Options for rural telecommunications development

by Rogati Kayani

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural telecommunication.,
  • Rural telephone.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-118).

    StatementRogati Kayani, Andrew Dymond.
    SeriesWorld Bank technical paper,, no. 359
    ContributionsDymond, Andrew, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE7631 .K39 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 118 p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL674793M
    ISBN 100821339486
    LC Control Number97020965

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    The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) estimates the worldwide ICT market in was almost $ trillion, which they segmented as Telecom Services (39%), Software and Services (31%), and Hardware (30%). This comes to nearly % of the Gross World Product. Surprisingly, in developing countries, ICT’s share in GDP is not low. Telecommunications reforms in Chile led to rapid development in the s driven by the private sector, but rural areas remained largely excluded because of the high cost of providing service, low.

    Rural communications on the global agenda. More than billion people (about 40 per cent of the world’s population) live in the rural and remote areas of developing countries where access to telecommunications is still very limited, according to an ITU worldwide survey on rural communications.   Rural Development is a term that is used widely in governmental organizations and many publications regarding rural activity in all the countries around the world. This book is about Rural Development at a basic level, with the material directed towards informing children about what can drive the first phases of development.


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