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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Fair Trading Commission has commenced its review and evaluation of a consolidated Reference Interconnection Offer (RIO). The consolidated RIO will replace the RIOs that were submitted at each phase of the liberalisation process namely: RIO-Mobile filed August 22, 2003, RIO- Domestic Fixed Wireless filed January 22, 2004 and RIO-International filed July 30, 2004.

The consolidated RIO was submitted by Cable & Wireless (Barbados) Limited as requested by the Fair Trading Commission on December 5, 2008 and will apply to interconnection services that Cable & Wireless (Barbados) Ltd. supplies to licensed carriers and service providers of – mobile, domestic fixed wireless and international telecommunications services.

This public consultation is part of the review process and, as such, the Commission is inviting for its consideration written submissions/comments on this RIO from telecommunications service providers, carriers and interested parties. Written submissions must be filed with the Commission on or before March 10, 2009.

Copies of the Reference Interconnection Offer may be obtained from our website www.ftc.gov.bb and from our office. For additional information kindly contact the Fair Trading Commission between the hours of 9.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Dated this 11th day of January 2009

Peggy Griffith

Chief Executive Office


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