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Colombia waives spectrum payments for network rollout

Wednesday 10 June 2020 | 11:51 CET | News
Colombian ICT ministry Mintic announced that the country's president Ivan Duque signed a decree enabling telecommunications operators to swap spectrum payments for commitments to invest in expanding coverage to underserved areas. The move follows the approval of an ICT modernisation law last year with 51 articles designed above all to bridge the country's digital divide and implement the president's election pledge to bring internet to 100 percent of Colombians by 2022. 

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Countries: Colombia
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