Increasing access to internet and technology a priority in Cuba, says minister

HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) — Jorge Luis Perdomo Di-Lella, Cuban minister of communications, said that increasing internet access and technology is a priority for Cuba, where important steps are being taken in that direction.

In the Roundtable TV show, broadcasted on Tuesday, he said that the fundamental evolution strategy lies in wireless technology and the development of mobile broadband.

Mayra Arevich Marín, executive president of the Cuban Telecommunications Company (ETECSA), gave examples of progress in the country, where there are currently 670 internet access rooms, six times the number in 2013.

She highlighted that Cubans also have access to 878 Wi-Fi hotspots, distributed in all municipalities.

She pointed out that another favourable aspect is the Nauta…

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