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Don´t Panic: The First-Mover Guide to the New Mexican Telecom Bill

It happended Sunday just before midnight. Politicians from The Pact for Mexico, this is, an alliance made by major political parties for debating amendments to structural laws in Mexico, agreed on a Telecom Bill to be presented to the Mexican Congress. Yesterday, Read more [ ... ]
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How I Learned to Stop Worrying about Telecom and Love the Pact

This post is far from being a black humor political satire. In case you missed it, on December 3, 2012 members from 3 leading political parties signed the Pact for Mexico. This Pact is a pre-agreement on backbone amendments to promote Mexico´s growing. Read more [ ... ]
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A Tale of Two Bands and other telecom stories

It was the best of times for MVS in 1989, now forth largest telecom operator in Mexico.  By then, it was awarded with a part of the 2.5 Ghz band of the spectrum.  With time, it negotiated and obtained 90% of the band that nobody wanted. Originally planned Read more [ ... ]
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Mexican Federalism and the Digital Age

Mexico, as other many countries is organized as a Republic, with three levels of government (Federation, State and Municipalities), and different branches each (Executive, Legislature and Judiciary). That system of checks and balances, credited mainly Read more [ ... ]
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Mexican Supreme Court rules on Digital TV Decree

It was Administration of Ex-President Vicente Fox that set digital TV transition from July 2004 to December 31, 2021.  However, Administration of President Felipe Calderon decided to shut analog TV earlier. Exactly on December 31, 2015. Reducing 6 years Read more [ ... ]
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