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MTS was the first in Russia licensed to 5G

Mobile operator MTS in Russia to receive a license to provide mobile services standard 5G/IMT-2020 in 83 constituent entities.

A permit issued by the State Commission for radio frequencies. Technical means will be used in the frequency bands 24,25-of 24.65 GHz.

The Internet Ombudsman considered the growth of prices on the Internet is inevitable

Internet Ombudsman Dmitry Marinichev told "360" listed several factors that affect the increase in the cost of home Internet service in Russia.

As one of the items he called the ruble. He recalled that the entire infrastructure is built on foreign equipment.

In Russia may increase the price of home Internet and TV

Prices for home Internet and TV in Russia could rise to 15 percent this year, the newspaper "Izvestia" with reference to experts from various companies and research Agency iKS-Consulting

It is noted that the decision to change the cost of the service providers made on the background of the pandemic COVID-19. Thus, the representative of "VimpelCom" stated about the rapid transition of clients online in the period of self-isolation.

Yandex has contested the decision of Rospatent trademark "Yandex.Poster"

"Yandex" has applied to the court for intellectual property rights in order to appeal the decision of the Chamber on patent disputes of Rospatent on cancellation of registration of the trademark "Yandex.Poster", told RIA Novosti press-service of the company.

According to the filing of arbitration cases, the claim was July 16, as a third party indicated the "Company Afisha" (owned by Rambler Group) and the Federal service for intellectual property (Rospatent).

Operators support the idea of the draft law on remote work

The largest Russian operators support the idea of the draft law on remote work, many companies have already transferred part of the staff on this format, respondents reported RIA Novosti the representatives of the operators.

Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, as well as a group of deputies and senators introduced earlier Tuesday, the lower house of Parliament the draft law on regulation of remote work. The head of the state Duma Committee on labour and social policy Yaroslav Nilov told RIA Novosti that the bill may be passed in the current session.

Putin will hold a meeting on the development of telecommunications

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday will hold a meeting on development of telecommunications, meeting with Governor of Leningrad region and international telephone conversation, said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.

"It will be a video conference, a representative group of participants. Virtually the entire leadership of the government headed Mishustin, the administration headed Vaino, representatives of the industry", - told reporters Sands.

Pandemic could accelerate the decommissioning of the 3G networks, said operators

Pandemic coronavirus may accelerate the replacement of third-generation networks to more modern standards, however the 2G devices continue to remain relevant, according to respondents RIA Novosti, the largest Russian mobile operators.

In "VimpelCom" (brand "Beeline") believe that the pandemic coronavirus, and also due to her measures of self-isolation and the development of the format for remote work and study, pushing the Telecom industry around the world to accelerate the solution of a question with large-scale deployment of 5G. "In Russia the issue of frequencies for fifth-generation communication is particularly acute. We see that the load on networks has increased significantly, and there is every reason to believe that this trend will continue in the future. The introduction of 5G will allow to redistribute the workload with existing networks and to cope with further traffic growth. But in order for this process to go quickly and efficiently, you need to allocate 5G precisely those frequencies which are the focus of present, the world community ("Golden band")," - said the press service of the operator.