27 de octubre de 2016 / 22:17 / hace 10 meses

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Anatel approves swap of Telefonica fines for investment

(New throughout, adds vote result)

SAO PAULO, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Brazilian telecom watchdog Anatel approved an agreement with Telefonica Brasil to swap outstanding regulatory fines for investment commitments, after a recommendation by Anatel official Igor de Freitas.

Anatel approved the agreement, with the panel charged with the decision voting 4 to 1.

The recommended agreement involves a 4.87 billion reais ($1.54 billion) investment to improve service quality, Freitas said during a hearing on the matter Thursday. The agreement is valid for four years. (Reporting by Maria Carolina Marcello; Writing by Ana Mano; Editing by Cynthia Osterman)

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below