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Released: December 7, 2012

PUBLIC NOTICE
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
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WASHINGTON D.C. 20554

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DA No.

12-1973

Report No. FCN-00111

Friday December 7, 2012

Foreign Carrier Affiliation Notification

Pursuant to the Commission's rules, the U.S. international carriers and submarine cable landing licensees listed below
filed with the Commission a notification of the affiliation they have or propose to have with foreign carriers. These
notifications are filed pursuant to Sections 63.11 and 1.768 of the Commission's rules, 47 C.F.R. Sections 63.11 and
1.768.
The Commission amended Section 63.11 in IB Docket No. 97-142, Rules and Policies on Foreign Participation in the
U.S. Telecommunications Market, 15 FCC Rcd. 18158 (2000). The Commission recently adopted Section 1.768 in IB
Docket No. 00-106, Review of Commission Consideration of Applications under the Cable Landing License Act, 16
FCC Rcd. 22167 (2001).

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AT&T Corp, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, AT&T Corp, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with AT&T Japan
LLC in Japan.

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Telmex Holdings, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Telmex Holdings, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with Digicel
Honduras S.A. de C.V., a provider of wireless telecommunications and value added services in Honduras.

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Telmex USA, L.L.C.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Telmex USA, L.L.C. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with Digicel
Honduras S.A. de C.V., a provider of wireless telecommunications and value added services in Honduras.

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Controladora de Servicios de Telecomunicaciones, S.A. de C.V.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Controladora de Servicios de Telecomunicaciones, S.A. de C.V. hereby notifies the
Commission of their affiliation with Digicel Honduras S.A. de C.V., a provider of wireless telecommunications and value added services in
Honduras.

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Puerto Rico Telephone Company, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Puerto Rico Telephone Company, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation
with Digicel Honduras S.A. de C.V., a provider of wireless telecommunications and value added services in Honduras.

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TracFone Wireless, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, TracFone Wireless, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with Digicel
Honduras S.A. de C.V., a provider of wireless telecommunications and value added services in Honduras.
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Windstream Iowa Communications, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Windstream Iowa Communications, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation
with Intellifiber Networks, Inc., f/k/a Elantic Telecom, Inc. in Canada.

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Cellco Partnership
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Cellco Partnership hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with Verizon
Bulgaria EOOD in Bulgaria, Verizon Romania SRL in Romania, and Verizon Communications Slovakia s.r.o. in Slovakia.

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Cellco Partnership
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Cellco Partnership hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with Vodacom
Lesotho (Pty) Limited in Lesotho, VM, S.A. in Mozambique, and Vodacom Tanzania Limited in Tanzania.

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Telstra Incorporated
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Telstra Incorporated hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with Telstra
Telecommunications Private Limited in India.

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Level 3 Communications, LLC
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Level 3 Communications, LLC hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with
STT Crossing Ltd, indirectly owned and controlled by Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited (Temasek), which holds indirect, controlling interests
in Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom.
Level 3 Communications, LLC agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Singapore route and to comply with the dominant carrier
safeguards contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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Global Crossing North America, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Global Crossing North America, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation
with STT Crossing Ltd, indirectly owned and controlled by Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited (Temasek), which holds indirect, controlling
interests in Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom.
Global Crossing North America, Inc. agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Singapore route and to comply with the dominant
carrier safeguards contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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Global Crossing Americas Solutions, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Global Crossing Americas Solutions, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their
affiliation with STT Crossing Ltd, indirectly owned and controlled by Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited (Temasek), which holds indirect,
controlling interests in Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, and the
United Kingdom.
Global Crossing Americas Solutions, Inc. agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Singapore route and to comply with the
dominant carrier safeguards contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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Level 3 International, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Level 3 International, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with STT
Crossing Ltd, indirectly owned and controlled by Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited (Temasek), which holds indirect, controlling interests in
Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom.
Level 3 International, Inc. agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Singapore route and to comply with the dominant carrier
safeguards contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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Reach Ltd.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Reach Ltd. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with Telstra
Telecommunications Private Limited in India.
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StarHub, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, StarHub, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with subsidiaries or
affiliates of Level 3 Communications, Inc. in the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile,
Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan,
Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Panama, Peru, Poland, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland,
Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, and Venezuela.
StarHub, Inc. agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Singapore route and to comply with the dominant carrier safeguards
contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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Puerto Rico Telephone Company, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Puerto Rico Telephone Company, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation
with Infracel, S.A. E.S.P. in Colombia, Teléfonos de México, S.A.B. de C.V. in Mexico, and KPN VN in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany.
Puerto Rico Telephone Company, Inc. agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Mexico and U.S.-Netherlands routes and to
comply with the dominant carrier safeguards contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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Latam Telecommunications, L.L.C.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Latam Telecommunications, L.L.C. hereby notifies the Commission of their affiliation with
Infracel, S.A. E.S.P. in Colombia, Teléfonos de México, S.A.B. de C.V. in Mexico, and KPN VN in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany.
Latam Telecommunications, L.L.C. agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Mexico and U.S.-Netherlands routes and to comply
with the dominant carrier safeguards contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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Cable & Wireless Global Network Limited (Ireland)
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Cable & Wireless Global Network Limited (Ireland) hereby notifies the Commission of
their affiliation with Vodafone Group Plc and its’ foreign carrier subsidiaries in Albania, Australia, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of
Congo, Egypt, Fiji, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Kenya, Lesotho, Malta, Mozambique, Netherlands, New Zealand,
Portugal, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Tanzania, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
Cable & Wireless Global Network Limited (Ireland) agrees to be classified as a dominant carrier on the U.S.-Ghana route and to comply with the
dominant carrier safeguards contained in Section 63.10 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 63.10.

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CABLE & WIRELESS AMERICAS SYSTEMS, INC.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Cable & Wireless Americas Systems, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their
affiliation with Vodafone Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Vodafone Group Plc in the United Kingdom.

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Singapore Telecom USA, Inc.
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, Singapore Telecom USA, Inc. hereby notifies the Commission of their foreign affiliations.
In Australia the affiliated carriers are: Optus Data Centres Pty Limited, Optus Mobile Pty Limited, Optus Vision Pty Limited, Simplus Mobile Pty
Limited, Source Integrated Networks Pty Limited, Uecomm Operations Pty Limited, Virgin Mobile (Australia) Pty Limited, and XYZed Pty
Limited. In China the affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom Japan Co., Ltd. In Hong Kong the affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom Japan Co.,
Ltd. In India the affiliated carriers are: Singapore Global India Private Limited, and Singapore Telecom Japan Co., Ltd. In Indonesia the
affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom Japan Co., Ltd. In Malaysia the affiliated carriers are: Information Network Services Sdn Bhd, and
Singapore Telecom Japan Co., Ltd. In Taiwan the affiliated carriers are: Singapore Telecom Japan Co., Ltd., SingTel Taiwan Limited, and ST-2
Satellite Ventures Private Limited. In Thailand the affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom Japan Co., Ltd. In the United Kingdom the affiliated
carrier is Singapore Telecom Japan Co., Ltd.

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GTI Corporation
Notification
Pursuant to Section 63.11 of the Commission’s Rules, GTI Corporation hereby notifies the Commission of their foreign affiliations. In China the
affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom Japan Co Ltd. In Hong Kong the affiliated carriers are: GB21 (Hong Kong) Limited, Singapore Telecom
Hong Kong Limited, Singapore Telecom Japan Co Ltd, and Starhub (Hong Kong) Limited. In Japan the affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom
Japan Co Ltd. In Korea the affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom Korea Limited. In Malaysia the affiliated carriers are: Information Network
Services Sdn Bhd, Singapore Telecom (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, and Singapore Telecom Japan Co Ltd. In the Philippines the affiliated carrier is
TeleChoice Philippines, Inc. In Sri Lanka the affiliated carrier is Lanka Communication Services (Pvt) Limited. In Taiwan the affiliated carriers
are: SingTel Taiwan Limited, and ST-2 Satellite Ventures Private Limited. In Thailand the affiliated carrier is Singapore Telecom Japan Co Ltd.
In the United Kingdom the affiliated carriers are SingTel (Europe) Limited, and Singapore Telecom Japan Ltd.
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For further information concerning this matter, please contact David Krech, Policy Division, International Bureau, (202)
418-1460; TTY: 418-2555.
Unless otherwised specified, interested parties may file comments with respect to these notifications within 14 days of
the date of this public notice (see Section 1.4(b)(4)). The notifying carrier may respond within 10 days after any such
pleadings are filed, and the parties that filed such pleadings may reply within 5 days. See Section 63.52(c), 1.45(c)-(j).
It is requested that such comments refer to the notification file number shown above. A copy of the notification is
available for public inspection in the Reference Information Center, Court Yard Level, 445 12th Street, S.W.,
Washington, D.C. 20554. People with Disabilities: To request materials in accessible formats for people with
disabilities (braille, large print, electronic files, audio format), send an e-mail to fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer
& Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (tty).
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