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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Complaints, raids and suspicions in Uruguay

Antel and Ursec adapt to the "new normal" with drastic changes in leadership

The public company and the telecommunications regulator are going through troubled days, which came from the hand of the new government of Lacalle Pou. How were the three hottest months in the country?

The first semester of 2020 brought profound changes for the telecommunications sector in Uruguay. In just three months, Antel and the Communications Services Regulatory Unit (Ursec, in Spanish) had new presidents -in the public company, two different-, and judicial processes, while they had to respond to the necessary actions to combat, from the place that corresponds to each one, the spread of the coronavirus in the country.

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