17 May 2011 - 19 May 2011
The 11th APT Policy and Regulatory Forum (PRF) was held from 17 to 19 May 2011 in Hanoi, Vietnam. The meeting was organized by the Asia Pacific Telecommunity and hosted by the Ministry of Information and Communications, Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
The APT Policy and Regulatory Forum is one of the most important regular events of APT in which high level participant from the ministries and the regulatory authorities are expected to attend. The Forum will address key regulatory and policy issues of interest and concern to the Asia Pacific region. The Forum aims to provide APT members with an update of regulatory information and techniques, focusing on a range of topics that have been identified. It will also provide the participants with an opportunity to dialogue and share experiences on policy and regulation.
The PRF also included special sessions for the Business Dialogue targeted specially to industry where the Affiliate Members of the APT is expected to play a leading role. The Business Dialogue will provide a platform for candid exchange of views between regulators and industries on creating conductive regulatory environment in the region to enhance service provisioning, business operations and investments.