Russian parliament opens up public telecom services to other providers

Monday 6 April 2020 | 11:14 CET | News
The Russian parliament has amended the Law on Public Telecommunications services, reports Iksmedia.ru. The coverage of all villages including 100 to 250 residents with public Wi-Fi services and mobile services will become mandatory according to the amended law.

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Companies: Rostelecom
Countries: Russian Federation
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