Deputy Minister: Implementation of Internet ports portability proposed in Azerbaijan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 8
By Huseyn Valiyev - Trend: Azerbaijan expects another reduction in tariffs of Internet services, Deputy Minister of Communications and Information Technologies, Elmir Velizade said on Nov. 8.
According to him, this issue is is of great importance right now, and work is constantly being carried out in this sphere.
"The issue has been repeatedly discussed with Internet service providers. The implementation of Internet port portability service, which is same as the portability of mobile phone numbers, is being considered in order to improve the quality of Internet services and provision of a wide range of choice for users. Work in this direction is currently in the preparatory phase," the deputy minister said.
Velizade noted that, work on the liberalization of the broadband Internet development project are planned to start soon.
"The project, which is meant for the next three years, contributes to a significant increase in the number of broadband connections and access to services for everyone," the deputy minister said.