Russian govt approves draft law on public telecom services, refers to parliament

Wednesday 14 August 2019 | 11:29 CET | News
The Russian government has approved a draft amendment to the law on public telecommunications services, reports Comnews.ru. The draft document has been referred to the lower chamber of parliament. The draft amendment excludes data and internet services via collective hotspots from the list of public services, but includes mobile services in settlements with 100 to 500 residents.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Russian Federation
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