Work continues to keep up with the conditions of the digitalized world. In his statements, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan stated that fiber internet will be given priority in digital transformation and stated that the fiber infrastructure of 350 thousand km, which was completed at the end of last year, is aimed to reach 380 thousand km by the end of the year, and that the studies are intensified in this direction.
Stating that the widest possible spread of fiber infrastructure in both mobile and fixed broadband connections in the digital transformation process will make things easier and accelerate the transformation process, Turhan said that they also support companies in this regard and He stated that the fees charged according to the number of channels in the base stations, which was a previous practice, are no longer charged, and instead, it is appropriate to charge 5 percent of net sales. Stating that they will also make arrangements regarding the installation of the common networks used, Turhan stated that the necessary measures will be taken in order to use the fiber infrastructure in the most efficient way.
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan stated that they have targets in 2023, “We aim to have completed 550 thousand kilometers of fiber infrastructure by 2023.” said.