This can be a machine translation of a press launch from the Brazilian Ministry of Communications
Brasília-DF, 01/25/2023 — This Wednesday (twenty fifth), Communications Minister Juscelino Filho obtained representatives of Conexis Brasil Digital and the telecommunications operators Telefônica Vivo, Oi, Tim, Algar, Claro and Sercomtel. The Ministry of Communications (MCom) has overseen the implementation of 5G throughout the nation, a service carried out by the successful corporations of the 5G public sale with assist from the Nationwide Telecommunications Company (Anatel).
The minister knowledgeable that Pasta and Anatel have obtained complaints from customers relating to the operation of 4G because of the introduction of the fifth era of cell information. “Once we hear that the standard of 5G is being questioned, now we have the argument that one thing new is being carried out right here. However once you begin complaining that 4G, which was good, has gone unhealthy, it is troublesome to clarify,” the communications minister reported.
Juscelino emphasised that this can be a actuality in a number of locations within the nation. “We are going to conduct a public opinion ballot on this. And I want to prolong this concern to you, who’re answerable for a big a part of the customers of those applied sciences throughout the nation, so that you simply additionally attempt to diagnose,” the minister concluded.
Conexis Brasil Digital and the operators identified the principle challenges dealing with the business, such because the tax burden and excessive taxes. Among the many points instantly affecting shoppers, the group highlighted the theft of cables and units and known as for the additional growth of laws to tighten sanctions in such circumstances.
In 2021, in keeping with Conexis, 7 million folks have been left with out web attributable to theft and theft of cables and units. “This is a matter that impacts all operators. A invoice is pending in Congress that may enhance the penalty, penalize the recipient, and eradicate fines when failure to offer service is said to theft of cables and tools,” mentioned Conexis Brasil Digital Govt President Marcos Ferrari, referring to PL 5846/2016.
BRAZIL + DIGITAL – The group offered to the Minister of Communications proposals for a “Brazil + Digital” primarily based on 4 foremost axes: funding surroundings and digital citizenship; aggressive ecosystem; enterprise surroundings and innovation surroundings; and Tax Accounting and Mass Use.