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Thursday, November 28, 2019

New guidelines for digital services in Peru: 2G shutdown and infrastructure sharing promoted

In October, the Peruvian Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC) submitted comments on the guidelines for the development of new services and digital technologies. Operators must present to the entity a migration plan towards new technologies that can be executed in two years. The amount of existing loT devices in 2G and their migration to other networks will be evaluated.  

In mid-October, the MTC submitted comments on the guidelines for the development of new services and digital technologies. Among its main points, it advocates an eventual shutdown of 2G networks. Operators must submit to the MTC a migration plan towards new technologies that can be executed in two years, which will be approved by Vice Ministerial Resolution.

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