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Archive - 2011
A total of 4.5 million main telephone accesses were reported in Portugal at the end of third quarter 2011, 0.4 percent above the previous quarter.
Latest update: 29.12.2011
ANACOM presents campaign to publicise information on the migration to Digital Terrestrial Television.
The average price of DTT set-top-boxes in Portugal continues to fall.
By the end of the 3rd quarter of 2011 there were about 16.63 million active mobile stations associated with post-paid, prepaid and mixed/hybrid tariff plans.
ANACOM and DECO have concluded a cooperation agreement to conduct clarification sessions on DTT across the whole of Portugal.
ANACOM begins distribution of DTT Guide in Portugal.
The switch-off of the analogue FTA signal in the region of Nazaré/Alcobaça was concluded successfully.
Analogue television signal switch-off set for 13 October.
ANACOM will hold the 5th ANACOM International Conference, under the theme 'Liberalisation of the postal service: year one'.
ANACOM has reported that there were around 16.32 million active mobile stations associated with post-paid, pre-paid and combined/hybrid tariff plans in Portugal as at the end of the second quarter of 2011.
Latest update: 30.09.2011
ANACOM met with major retailers today to discuss preparations for the first switch-off of the analogue television signal.
In June, the total number of subscribers to the subscription television service in Portugal reached about 2.85 million, increasing by 42 thousand compared to the first quarter and by 197 thousand compared to 2nd quarter 2010.
Latest update: 07.10.2011
At the end of June, there were approximately 173 thousand Internet access customers in Portugal using optical fibre (FTTH/B), 14.2% more than in the previous quarter, with 95% of these customers reported as residential.
Latest update: 28.09.2011
Between 1 January and 30 June, ANACOM's website, www.anacom.pt, received 506,069 visits from 354,120 users.
ANACOM brings information on DTT to the whole country - Nationwide distribution of TDT Notícias begins todayhttp://www.anacom.pt/render.jsp?contentId=1091021 ANACOM will start national distribution of 'TDT Notícias' (DTT News), a free publication which the regulator has produced to bring information to the Portuguese population about the transition to digital terrestrial television.
Lisbon Commercial Court, through sentence of 20 June, maintained the decision of ANACOM to apply to PT Comunicações a fine of the value of 500 thousand euros.
With the switch-off of the analogue television relay in Cacém on 16 June, eight parishes in the municipality of Sintra joined Alenquer by entering the era of digital television.
Eight parishes in Sintra turn off analogue television.
ANACOM has ordered Portugal Telecom to improve the quality of information provided to the public on matters related to digital terrestrial television.
ANACOM launches COM.escolha - a new online tool which helps consumers choose the services that are best for themhttp://www.anacom.pt/render.jsp?contentId=1086767 ANACOM has today launched COM.escolha, a new tool which consumers can use to consult tariffs and simulate consumption of Internet, mobile telephone, fixed telephone and television services.
The presence of digital terrestrial television (DTT) is already being felt in Cacém and surroundings areas, even though the analogue signal is not due to be switched off until 16.06.2011.
ANACOM has decided to prohibit unfair commercial practises within the scope of the Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT).
Alenquer shows how migration to digital terrestrial television can be concluded successfully - no one left without TV.
The switch-off of analogue television in Portugal begins - Alenquer becomes the first place to receive only Digital Terrestrial Televisionhttp://www.anacom.pt/render.jsp?contentId=1084387 The analogue television signal in Alenquer will be switched off today, making the town the first in Portugal to transition to Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT).
ANACOM will within its jurisdiction act firmly against the use of the end of analogue television as an argument to sell pay TV services.
The 2nd Lusophone Forum of Communications will take place on 14 and 15 April 2011, at Centro Cultural Olga Cadaval, in Sintra, organized by ARCTEL-CPLP.
New tests of decoders for Digital TV conducted by DECO reveal image quality in traditional television setshttp://www.anacom.pt/render.jsp?contentId=1080824 The result of the new tests, including new set-top-box models, can be accessed on the ANACOM site.
ANACOM will host a public information session on Digital Terrestrial Television, in Alenquer, on Tuesday, 29th March.
ANACOM launches its Consumer Portal on 15.03.2011, aiming to improve the information provided to consumers.
The next generation fixed networks that provide high-speed access are currently supported over optical fibre (FTTH/B) and cable TV distribution networks using the EuroDOCSIS 3.0 standard.
Latest update: 07.03.2011
ANACOM has conducted a study on the evolution of NGA where appears evident that the most salient features in the deployment of NGA are related to the role of the state.
The results of ongoing comparative tests of DTT set-top-boxes, conducted in January by Deco.
ANACOM conducts study making a systematic comparison between prices of postal services receiving most use and included within the scope of the universal service, ensured by the universal service providers.
Infringement proceedings were brought against 16 companies, given the breach of Article 12, Number 7, of the Portability Regulation (timeout situations).
At the end of September there were around 16.14 million active mobile stations, a 1.7 percent increase over the previous quarter.
ANACOM adopted the final decision on the plan for termination of analogue television broadcasts in the transition to digital terrestrial television.
In the third quarter of 2010, the total set of main telephone accesses installed at customer request was reported at around 4.4 million accesses.
Latest update: 10.01.2011
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