BVI plans number portability

16 Jun 2017

The government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) has announced that it plans to produce legislation to allow for the introduction of number portability, which enables subscribers to retain their phone number when they switch network provider. According to a report from BVI News, telecoms minister Mark Vanterpool has said that he is ‘strongly in favour’ of the move, and he added that research into its implementation has been ongoing for the past year. A timeframe for the implementation of number portability has not been disclosed.

Virgin Islands (U.K.)