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Mexico telecom reform leads to plunging prices - OECD

Friday 1 September 2017 | 08:28 CET | News
Mexico's 2013 telecom reform has brought tangible benefits to the country, boosting competition that has increased access and sharply bringing costs from among the highest in advanced economies to among the lowest, according to a report from the OECD. In fact, prices for mobile internet now stand below the OECD country average with the cost of a low-usage mobile broadband basket of 100 calls and 500 Mbps falling by 65 percent from USD 44.05 PPP (at purchasing power parity) to USD 15.39 PPP, while the price for a high-usage basket dropped by 75 percent from USD 101 PPP to USD 24.93 PPP. The

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