Anatel under pressure to review investment deal with Vivo

Thursday 7 December 2017 | 18:02 CET | News
Brazil's National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) is under pressure to review the terms of its agreement with the Telefonica Group, owner of the Vivo brand in Brazil, on converting regulatory fines into investments by the operator, reports Valor Economico. The scheme has resulted in investment pledges of around BRL 5 billion in broadband, mobile telephony and fixed telephony. 

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Categories: General
Companies: Anatel / Claro Brasil / Telefonica Brasil / TIM Brasil / Vivo
Countries: Brazil
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