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Micaela Sánchez Malcolm: The government prioritizes access to services and plans to work with private companies

The secretary of Public Innovation told Convergencialatina that the changes introduced by the Covid-19 pandemic in the habits of citizens "pushed" the national government to, in first place, "prioritize that people stay within services" and “guarantee access”.

The Secretary of Public Innovation, Micaela Sánchez Malcolm, emphasized decree 690/2020 that declared fixed telephone, mobile, internet and pay TV services as essential, ordered the freezing of rates until the end of the year and restored the function of the State as authority for the determination of prices as of next year.

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