Friday, August 23, 2019

Duque: ICT Law will attract investments around US$ 3 billion

During the inauguration of the first Digital Zone, in the department of Magdalena, the President of the Republic, Iván Duque, explained that the new regulations will facilitate Colombia's transition to 5G technology in the next three years and will receive investments for about US$ 3 billion.

In addition, he indicated that public and regional television will also be strengthened with the unification of ICT and television funds, which will allow channels to receive resources to generate quality democratic content for Colombians.

Last news and analysis

Paraguay · Terrestrial Backbones


After delays and a US$ 12 million investment, the National Fiber Optic Network would be ready in March

In spite of the accusations of delays, the Ministry of Information and Communication Technologies already set an end date.

Bolivia · Politics


Bolivian lithium subject to the ups and downs of politics

Evo Morales annulled the agreement established with a German company to manufacture lithium batteries and develop the Salar de Uyuni and now the new government is looking for a “friendly” solution.

Argentina · Satellites


Argentina promotes the development of its third satellite

Another medium and geostationary device is in the plans of the new government. A meeting held yesterday between the state operator Arsat and the technology company INVAP - which built the two satellites that are operational - ended with the announcement that the development for the construction of the third national satellite will begin.

Search news