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1 Av. Defensores de Chaves, 15 –6º DT – 109 LisboaPortugalF www.apritel.org Introducing APRITEL

2 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 2 APRITEL Members * Observing associates APRITEL is the Association of the electronic communication companies operating in Portugal AR Telecom BT Portugal Broadnet Cabovisão COLT Telecom Media Capital Telecom Novis Oni Optimus PT Comunicações Sita Tele2 Clara.net Verizon Vodafone Zapp Ericsson* Sony Ericsson*

3 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 3 APRITEL strives to develop the electronic communications industry and the Information Society Source: APRITEL Activity Plan – 2005/2006 Purpose of APRITEL To promote a legal and regulatory environment supporting investment in the industry of electronic communications and to contribute for the development of the Information Society Healthy Competition Industry’s sustained development Industry’s sustained development Competitive and Economic development of the country Competitive and Economic development of the country Consumers well being

4 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 4 Alerting influent players to the “key issues” of this industry and persuading them to conduct due course of action  To contribute to develop telecommunications in Portugal promoting studies, seminaries, and other sorts of public relation activities  To support the quality improvement of the telecommunications commercial offer to consumers, encouraging new and better services and informing the public of their advantages  To facilitate dialogue and experience sharing between Telecommunication Operators and with the Portuguese authorities  To promote relations with foreign Telecom Operators, with other industry Associations, and with other international entities, namely from the EU  To strive for a progressive liberalization of the telecommunications industry in Portugal  To promote conditions for a more efficient and fair interconnection between operators  To promote a regulatory and competitive framework to induce an efficient telecommunications market Source: APRITEL Mission of APRITEL

5 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 5 APRITEL accomplishes its mission by acting in 4 major areas Areas of Action of APRITEL Position papers opinion making and other events using mass media Benchmarking studies of the sector within the European Community ambit Coordination with other related national and international Associations Lobbying with national and EU entities APRITEL Areas of Action Source: APRITEL Activity Plan – 2005/2006

6 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 6 APRITEL has selected 11 priorities for (1/4) Separation of the cable business from the incumbent Objective: ensure that the cable business spin-off from the incumbent reflects a stockholders structure that motivates effective competition between both networks. Time frame: 2007 Separation of the cable business from the incumbent Objective: ensure that the cable business spin-off from the incumbent reflects a stockholders structure that motivates effective competition between both networks. Time frame: Functional separation of the copper network business Objective: promote the functional separation of the incumbent’s traditional copper business to provide non-discriminating access to the legacy network Time frame: 2007 Functional separation of the copper network business Objective: promote the functional separation of the incumbent’s traditional copper business to provide non-discriminating access to the legacy network Time frame: Next Generation Networks / Next Generation Access Objective: propose a solution that induces modernization of the telecommunications infrastructure while improving conditions for an effective competitive environment Time frame: Next Generation Networks / Next Generation Access Objective: propose a solution that induces modernization of the telecommunications infrastructure while improving conditions for an effective competitive environment Time frame:

7 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 7 APRITEL has selected 11 priorities for (2/4) Contributing for a more effective Regulator Objective: encourage the Regulators operational effectiveness, with positive impacts on the quality of the regulatory activity and with less costs to the telecommunication industry Time frame: Contributing for a more effective Regulator Objective: encourage the Regulators operational effectiveness, with positive impacts on the quality of the regulatory activity and with less costs to the telecommunication industry Time frame: Wholesale offers from the incumbent Objective: improve existing wholesale offers and encourage the introduction of new wholesale offers that are relevant for the market Time frame: Wholesale offers from the incumbent Objective: improve existing wholesale offers and encourage the introduction of new wholesale offers that are relevant for the market Time frame: Digital Terrestrial Television Objective: ensure that conditions for the attribution of DTT licences prevents concentration and build-up of market power deterrent to competition while permitting the development of profitable businesses Time frame: 2007 Digital Terrestrial Television Objective: ensure that conditions for the attribution of DTT licences prevents concentration and build-up of market power deterrent to competition while permitting the development of profitable businesses Time frame:

8 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 8 APRITEL has selected 11 priorities for (3/4) TMDP (rights-of-way) Objective: proceed towards a thorough clarification of the taxes to be paid, prepare and propose a new draft law to accommodate all the necessary changes Time frame: TMDP (rights-of-way) Objective: proceed towards a thorough clarification of the taxes to be paid, prepare and propose a new draft law to accommodate all the necessary changes Time frame: Build-up the member base Objective: ensure more representative for APRITEL Time frame: Build-up the member base Objective: ensure more representative for APRITEL Time frame: Universal Service Objective: strive for quality and cost-efficiency of the Universal Service Time frame: dependent on ANACOM’s agenda Universal Service Objective: strive for quality and cost-efficiency of the Universal Service Time frame: dependent on ANACOM’s agenda 99

9 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 9 APRITEL has selected 11 priorities for (4/4) Public Administration Objective: actively promote an effective competition for provision of telecommunications service to the Public Administration Time frame: Public Administration Objective: actively promote an effective competition for provision of telecommunications service to the Public Administration Time frame: Access to content Objective: non-discriminatory access to content Time frame: Access to content Objective: non-discriminatory access to content Time frame:

10 APRITEL Introducing APRITEL 10 APRITEL organization for  Chairman  Luís Filipe Reis (Optimus)  Directors  Adelino Santos (COLT Telecom)  Carlos Correia (Vodafone)  Paulo Valente (Cabovisão)  Manuel Caldas Gonçalves (AR Telecom)  Paulo Neves (Oni Communications) Board of Directors Fiscal Council General Meeting  Chairman  Ignácio de Montis (Tele2)  Members  Novis  Clara.net  Chairman  Alexandre Sousa Machado  Secretary  Francisco Melo APRITEL Governance structure Source: General Meeting 2005/04/20

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