Ministry of Industry and Information Technology: 2019 Internet will be cooler and cheaper

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Ministry of Industry and Information Technology: 2019 Internet will be cooler and cheaper

2018-12-27 20:25:12 219 ℃

On December 27, the 2019 National Conference on Industry and Informatization was held in Beijing. Miao Wei, Minister of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said at the meeting that in 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology will continue to carry out actions such as speeding up and reducing fees on the Internet, speeding up the promotion of fixed broadband Gigabit applications, promoting the drastic reduction of roaming charges between the Mainland and Hong Kong and Macao, and strictly checking the irregularities in tariff marketing.

As early as May 2015, “speed-up and fee reduction” was put on the agenda, including five major initiatives: including encouraging telecom companies to release speed-up and fee-reduction plans as soon as possible to increase the average broadband access rate of cities. More than 40%, the launch of traffic is not clear, traffic transfer and other services.

In the past three and a half years, these measures have also achieved obvious results. In 2017, the relevant traffic charges shown in the relevant data of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology have dropped to the level of 28 yuan / GB, and the average mobile traffic in the first half of 2018 The tariff was down 46.2% from the end of 2017.

On July 1 this year, the three major operators canceled the traffic "roaming" fee at the same time, and 780 million households will benefit. In addition to the reduction of mobile traffic tariffs, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology clearly stated that the family broadband and enterprise lines The usage fee is also reduced.

In 2019, 5G began to break ground, and the traffic tariff was further reduced. It is bound to directly affect the development of the mobile Internet industry, and our online experience will be even better.