Dvorkovich asked the operators to limit the growth of tariffs because of the “Spring law”

Dvorkovich asked the operators to limit the growth of tariffs because of the “Spring law”


Moscow. 17 Feb. Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich has asked the operators in the implementation of the provisions of the “law of Spring” to prevent the increase

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prices for telecommunications services by more than 5%, said one of the participants of the meeting on the adjustment of the law. However, according to operators, the implementation of the law in its current version will not allow to keep price growth within the inflation increase can be much higher.

The representative of Dvorkovich alia Samigullina not commented on the question of limiting the price increase in terms of the provisions of the “Spring package”.

“A meeting was held according to the law, discussed the priorities and order of revision of bylaws, as well as possible adjustments of the law in failing to reflect the agreed position in the resolution,” she said.

Informed that for the implementation of the law is the development of bylaws will require amendments, said the head of the Ministry Nikolai Nikiforov. In this sentence, he again insisted on the meeting and received the support, the source said. Following the meeting, it was agreed that the first phase of implementation of the law will be more optimal to store only the traffic of voice calls and SMS, eliminating the storing of data transmission. Further data storage is requested to use the technology of the ring buffer.

Earlier the Ministry has proposed to compensate the operators the costs for the implementation of the “law of Spring” from the Fund of universal communication services. The Ministry of communications estimated costs of the operators on the implementation of the law Spring 100 billion.

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