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Good news for 5G as government cuts antenna red tape

Today, we break down Brazil’s Q2 GDP results. Some positive news that makes 5G technology closer to reality. Bolsonaro makes anti-vax a state policy. And Brazil’s lack of readiness for the General Data Protection Law.

Bolsonaro removes major 5G bottleneck

President Jair Bolsonaro issued a decree on Tuesday facilitating the installation of new antennas in Brazil. Telecommunications companies no longer need to pay municipal administrations for the right to install their equipment on right-of-ways, public thoroughfares, and other public spaces. Moreover, it speeds up licensing processes for new antennas.

  • A 2015 bill established that cities must assess requests for...
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