Starting from September 1st of this year, internet users in Albania will have the opportunity to enjoy the 4G technology in their smartphones and other technology means. The news was announced by the head of the Albanian Authority of Electronic and Postal Communications, Pirro Xhixho at the hearing session of the parliamentary Commission for Producing Activities.
“The decision of AEPC is in conformity with the government’s decision and foresees that starting from September 1st of this year the telecommunication operators can use the existing frequencies to enter in the 4G network, based on the technological neutrality,” declared Xhixho.
Speaking about the tariffs, the head of AEPC declared that the law for the equalization of tariffs will enter in force starting from July of this year and predicts that the internal and external calls will have the same price.
The Albanian telephony users have used 3.5 million SIM cards in 2014, but despite this the incomes of mobile telecommunication companies were reduced by 13%.
News source: ATA
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