Official ECTEL Statement on Over-The-Top Services

The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) has received media reports that some
telecommunications providers have blocked over-the-top (OTT) services, such as, but not limited to, WhatsApp
voice service, over their telecommunications network in some ECTEL Member States; Grenada, St. Vincent and
the Grenadines, Saint Lucia, Dominica.

ECTEL has been advised that a wide range of stakeholders, including policy makers are concerned over these
reports.

See below for further information:

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