Gilat is the satellite communication pioneer in Brazil and this turnkey project with Telebras
is testament to our commitment to this market and to Gilats strategic direction in support of broadband satellite communication delivery to all
President Caio Bonilha said, "The SGDC system not only will meet the needs of Telebras
' National Broadband Program (PNBL) and the strategic communications of the Brazilian armed forces but it is also an opportunity for Brazil to ensure the sovereignty of its strategic communications in both the civilian and military areas.
Em finais de maio, vazamento de informacao a imprensa especializada de que o entao secretario executivo do Ministerio das Comunicacoes, Cezar Alvarez, deveria ser substituido por encaminhamento do Ministro das Comunicacoes, Paulo Bernardo, para assumir a direcao da Telebras
evidenciou o conflito de perspectivas entre uma abordagem do PNBL em que a Telebras
teria funcao estrategica--a visao da equipe original de proposta do PNBL ainda no governo Lula--e a de implementacao do PNBL via empresas privadas de telecomunicacoes--a visao propugnada pelo Ministro das Comunicacoes, Paulo Bernardo.
2) "Leonel Brizola (PDT), pre-candidato a vice-presidente na chapa de Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (PT), voltou ontem a falar sobre a privatizacao da Telebras
, ignorando a reacao dos petistas as suas declaracoes.
Renato Navarro Guerreiro, president of the National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) explained in a Reuters interview that since mid-1998, when Brazil privatized Telebras
, the number of fixed lines has more than doubled to reach 47 million.
podera servir como parametro para a regulacao de precos.
Yet the former arm of state-owned Telebras
now faces decisions on two fronts: Brazilian telecom regulator Anatel at press time said the company can enter wireless markets, and that Italy's Telecom Italia, once in Brasil Telecom's control group, might have a say in how its former investment is run.
La venta no ha concluido en Brasil", dice Tony Gooch, que asesoro al gobierno de Brasilia en la venta de Telebras
como socio de Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen y Hamilton.
Telef[cent]nica has already invested more that USD5 billion in acquiring control of three strategic Telebras
holdings, on their privatisation in July.
Canbra, formed by several telecommunication companies that include Bell Canada International, was awarded a "mirror company" license to compete with Telemar, one of the companies formed as a result of the privatization of Telebras