Skip to comments.Mexico's lower house gives general approval for telecoms bill
Posted on 03/22/2013 1:12:03 PM PDT by JerseyanExileEdited on 03/22/2013 1:19:57 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]
Mexico's lower house of Congress gave broad approval Thursday night to a telecommunications reform that threatens to loosen tycoon Carlos Slim's grip on the phone market and broadcaster Televisa's dominance of the airwaves.
The proposal attracted overwhelming support, with 414 lawmakers in favor of the reform and only 50 opposed.
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Mexico’s telecom services are a joke, unreliable and the prices just atrocious.
Competition will bring Mexico into the modern age.
“and only 50 opposed”
So now we know who was in Carlos’ pocket! ;-)
I am convinced that every third person is in the telecom business.
It’s ironic that PRI are acting like reformers. Welcome, but ironic.