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Argentina watchdog proposes allowing price hikes every 4 months

Tuesday 23 March 2021 | 12:08 CET | News
Argentina's telecommunications regulator Enacom has proposed a mechanism that would allow operators to increase prices every four months to compensate for rising inflation, reports local daily La Nacion, citing Enacom head Claudio Ambrosini. The move is designed to pacify operators angry at the price freeze imposed on them last year by permitting them to hike mobile, fixed, internet and pay-TV prices in line with increases in the country's Universal Basic Benefit (PBU), which is updated every four months.

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Companies: America Movil / Claro Argentina / Enacom / Movistar Argentina / Telefonica
Countries: Argentina
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