Monthly Archives: September 1997

OUTLINE PLAN FOR RESTRUCTURING THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS SECTOR

Materials from the Working Group established by the Latvian Republic (LR)
Ministry of Transport to draft a telecommunications sector policy.

The LR Ministry of Transport Working Group, in working on the drafting of a new telecommunications sector policy, invited the Telecommunications Advisor to the World Bank, Dr. B. Wellenius, to express his personal viewpoint on possible telecommunications reform in Latvia. In a number of visits to Latvia, Dr. Wellenius has familiarised himself with the problems in the country.

The attached document expresses Dr. Wellenius’ personal views.

Draft
26 September 1997

GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF LATVIA

OUTLINE PLAN FOR RESTRUCTURING THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS SECTOR

The Government of Latvia is restructuring the telecommunications sector to better meet the needs of national economic and social development in an increasingly information-intensive regional and global economy. This document outlines the Government