The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology responded to the problem of mobile phone rates: over the past six years, data rates have dropped by more than 95%

2022-05-25 0 By

Screenshot of People’s Daily online’s “leadership message board”.People’s Daily Online Beijing, February 15 (Shen Jieping) recently, in response to the People’s Daily online “leadership message board” netizens on “suggestions to further reduce the national mobile phone card charging standard” message, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology replied that China has liberalized all telecom service charges, telecom service charges are market adjusted prices.Since basic telecom companies have been encouraged to increase network speed and cut network fees, the average rate for mobile data has dropped from 139 yuan /G in 2014 to 4 yuan /G in 2020, a drop of more than 95 percent.At the same time, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology suggests users to choose a more suitable and “cost-effective” tariff plan according to their own needs, so as to better enjoy the benefits brought by the policy of speeding up and reducing fees.