As we reported yesterday, Ministry of IT and Telecom issued a policy directive to Pakistan Telecommunication Authority for withdrawal of International Clearing House.
According to details mentioned in the directive, MoIT’s earlier directive for establishment of ICH is withdrawn. With this new directive, PTA is now mandated again to determine ASR and APC and to work-out the termination of ICH.
Directive said that for time being, the APC for international incoming traffic is set at Zero.
Directive will be in-effect from 1st August 2014.
We are presenting below the copy of Policy Directive issued by MoIT for our readers’ reference: