The Ministry of
Telecommunication and Information Society and the National
Telecommunications Corporation, CNT EP, on August 6, delivered 2000
telephone lines and 240 Internet gateways in the area of Montebello,
city of Guayaquil.
The official delivery was attended by Dr.
Rodrigo Lopez, Chairman of the CNT and delegate of the Minister of
Telecommunication and Information Society, General Manager of the
CNT, Mr. Cesar Regalado, local authorities and the general
The provision of telephone lines will allow
citizens to connect from home with their families nationally and
internationally, without having to go to call centers.
delivery will benefit 4800 citizens of the areas of “Montebello”,
“Colinas del Sol”, “Caracol” and “Totori”.
the implementation of Internet ports the inhabitants of these areas
can use the Internet as a technological tool that significantly will
contribute to promote education, productivity, and
Notably, the Guayas Province is in rapidly
advancing in the development of telecommunications services, so that,
in December 2010 the data record in relation to the implementation of
telephone lines was 587 362; to June 2011 was 588 037 , representing
a growth of 0.11%. Regarding the implementation of the Internet, to
December 2010 data recording layer of the Internet service was 68 965
as of June 2011, 73 925, ie a growth of 7.19%.
implementation of infrastructure and provision of fixed telephony and
Internet, Guayaquil advances in the construction of the road leading
to the inclusion of Ecuador in the Information Society.
(Source: Mintel –