RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Senate passed last night, September 11th, Chamber Bill (PLC) no. 79/2016, which amends the fixed telecommunications concession system, as a means of authorizing the private sector to provide the service.
The bill provides that private companies should commit to investing in the high-capacity network infrastructure. Once approved, the project will be subject to presidential endorsement.
"It also seems to me that we all agree that it does not make sense for companies to continue investing in landline communications, that the population disregards in relation to mobile communications. We will follow the steps of . . .