Cote d’Ivoire cuts fixed and mobile termination rates

7 Mar 2022

The Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications in Cote d’Ivoire (Autorite de Regulation des Telecommunications de Cote d’Ivoire, ARTCI) has set out mobile and fixed call termination rates for 2022 and 2023. The per-minute rate dropped from XOF5 to XOF3 at the start of 2022 and will fall further to XOF2 per minute from 1 January 2023. Separately, the regulator has maintained its April 2021 decision on players with significant market power, which identified Orange and MTN in the fixed market, plus Orange, MTN and Moov in the mobile sector.