On September 19, 2000, the Commission released the Order on Reconsideration of the Foreign Participation Order affirming the pro-competitive rules and policies regarding foreign participation in the U.S. telecommunications market and streamlining the foreign carrier notification of affiliation requirement in § 63.11. See Rules and Policies on Foreign Participation in the U.S. Telecommunications Market, IB Docket Nos. 97-142, Order on Reconsideration, FCC 00-339 (rel. September 19, 2000). The revised rules became effective on November 9, 2000 (Public Notice).
Foreign Carriers (Presumed to Possess Market Power)
The International Bureau Revises and Reissues the Commission's List of Foreign Telecommunications Carriers that Are Presumed to Possess Market Power in Foreign Telecommunications Markets
Read the full Public Notice (last updated January 26, 2007)
Foreign Ownership Rules and Policies for Common Carrier, Aeronautical En Route and Aeronautical Fixed Radio Station Licensees