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Iran govt calls on MCI, Irancell to reverse internet price increase

Thursday 23 July 2020 | 12:31 CET | News
The government has called on mobile operators MCI and MTN-Irancell to reverse the price hike, which could restrain Iranians' access to the internet, Financial Tribune reported. Mobile Telecommunications Company of Iran and MTN-Irancell had raised internet prices by 100 percent in early July. By law, the Communication Regulatory Authority, which is affiliated to the ICT Ministry, sets prices for communication services and ratifies a price hike, but when MCI and Irancell applied for a price hike permit, CRA had rejected them.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MCI / MTN Irancell
Countries: Iran (Islamic Republic of)
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