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Argentina to raise National Prepay Plan rates by 4%

Wednesday 6 April 2016 | 10:13 CET | News
Argentina's new telecommunications regulator Enacom and the trade ministry have reached an agreement with the country's mobile operators to apply a 4 percent rate hike to the National Prepay Plan introduced by the previous government. The operators Claro (America Movil), Movistar (Telefonica), Nextel (Clarin) and Personal (Telecom Italia) accepted the continuation of the plan set up by former president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner to mitigate the effects of surging inflation. The plan established set prices for voice calls, mobile data and messaging, as well as the ability to call and send

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / Claro / Enacom / Movistar / Nextel
Countries: Argentina
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