Arsat is also developing a similar plan to bring connectivity to the southern Patagonia provinces with an investment in the US$200mn-300mn range.
Richard de Cani, former managing director of planning for the Transport for London (TfL), speaks about how big cities face similar challenges that can be overcome with good planning and technology.
Under the three-year contract, the provider would be required to ensure operational continuity and ensure the processing capacities of hardware are maintained and updated. The estimated total value of the contract is 5.9mn colones (US$10.6mn).
The court's rulings give President Maduro far-reaching powers and dramatically curtails the power of the opposition-controlled national assembly.
Cities, municipalities and departments in Colombia, Argentina, Paraguay and Peru received awards from Asiet in September last year for being the most progressive in the area of smart cities.
Altán, the consortium entrusted with building Mexico's Red Compartida, is working with a group of 150 engineers to prepare the installation of antennas for the network. The consortium is in talks with antenna providers and has placed several purchase orders.