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Claro and TIM sign zero-rating contract with public schools in Federal District

Friday 18 September 2020 | 14:18 CET | News
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Brazil's Federal District has signed an agreement with operators Claro Brasil and TIM Brasil to provide public school pupils with free access to the Escola em Casa DF application, reports Teletime. Pupils with active SIM cards for one of the two operators, will get access to educational material while face-to-face classes are suspended. Through the app, pupils will have free access to the Google Classroom platform, through a zero-rating contract between the operators and the Federal District Government.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Claro Brasil / TIM Brasil
Countries: Brazil
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