ANRCTI allocates fixed line numbering resources
06/04/2007

Romanian regulator ANRCTI has allotted new number resources to Romanian operators Telemobil, RCS & RDS, Suncomm, Intertel Sistem, Pink IT, Necc Telecom Romania, Lidas Prod and Dial Telecom.

Telemobil requested and was granted the right to use 410,000 numbers for fixed telephony services in 40 counties and in Bucharest.

RCS & RDS was allotted 90,000 numbers for the provision of fixed telephony services in Iasi, Constanta, Arges, Dolj, Timis, Bihor, Mures, Brasov and Sibiu counties.

Suncomm, which requested numbering resources for the first time, was granted the right to use 410,000 numbers for the provision of fixed telephone services at national level. Suncomm was also allotted 1,000 numbers for services offered by means of prepaid cards.

First-time requesters Intertel Sistem and Pink IT were granted the right to use 10,000 numbers for fixed telephony services in Bucharest and 70,000 numbers for fixed telephone services in Bacau, Galati, Dolj, Timis, Cluj and Brasov counties and in Bucharest, respectively. Pink IT also received 2,000 numbers for Green Numbers and prepaid cards, as well as 3,000 numbers for Premium Rate services.

Necc Telecom Romania received 400,000 numbers for fixed telephony services in 40 counties, while Lidas Prod received 50,000 numbers for the provision of fixed telephone services in the Vaslui, Galati, Buzau, Braila and Valcea counties. 10.000 fixed line numbers in Bucharest have been given to Dial Telecom.

So far, ANRCTI has allotted more than 74.98m numbers based on the procedure of granting licences for the use of numbering resources. 56.2 per cent of these have been allotted for fixed telephone services, while 42.7 per cent were assigned for the provision of mobile telephone services.

(Source: Digital Media Europe )