On 11-12 December 2014 a visit of experts of the Authority of Regulation of Post and Telecommunications (ARPT) of Algeria took place in UKE. The visit was held under a bilateral cooperation of regulatory authorities of both countries, conducted on the basis of the Memorandum of Understanding between the President of UKE and the President of ARPT, signed on 5 July 2013 during the Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR-13).
Within the said meeting experts of UKE and ARPT discussed i.a. the scope of the regulatory framework in Poland and Algeria, network interconnections (interconnect), including settling disputes between operators, legal aspects of the regulation of telecommunications markets, including especially regulator’s right to impose penalties, the issue of ensuring competition on the telecommunications market, local loop unbundling, as well as handling of user complaints and consumer protection.
During the visit the delegation of the Algerian regulator held also a short meeting with the President of UKE, Ms Magdalena Gaj.