Unitel presented a project to liberalize Internet access

The Antimonopoly Committee held a meeting with a delegation headed by the Executive Director of the VEON Group of Companies and the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Unitel LLC Kaan Terzioglu.

The main topic of the meeting was the discussion of the project of liberalization of access to the international Internet network in the Republic of Uzbekistan, prepared by Unitel LLC.

According to the company representatives, the project will attract investments in the ICT sector in the amount of more than $ 6 million, create new jobs and reduce the cost of the Internet for the population.

In addition to this project, the meeting discussed a wide range of issues and problems of the industry that need to be addressed today. The Chairman of the Antimonopoly Committee - Shakhrukh Sharakhmetov, in particular, stressed the need to revise the working methods and improve the service of content providers.

Following the meeting, the parties agreed to continue to discuss the existing problems, as well as to strengthen cooperation in the development of ICT and mobile payment systems and on other issues.