The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology will carry out special rectification of broadband monopoly in commercial buildings.
In order to protect the legitimate rights and interests of broadband users, promote the optimization of the development environment of small and medium-sized enterprises, and support the vigorous development of the digital economy, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has decided to carry out a one-year nationwide special rectification of broadband monopoly in commercial buildings, and to improve the political position, comprehensively clean up and rectify, and strictly check violations. Six aspects, including eliminating broadband monopoly, strengthening coordination of work and strengthening information communication, have put forward clear requirements for various communication administrations and related enterprises.
Notice on Renovating Broadband Monopoly in Commercial Buildings and Optimizing the Development Environment of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
Communication No. 395 of the Office of Industry and Information Technology
Communications Administration of provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government, China Telecom Group Co., Ltd., China Mobile Communications Group Co., Ltd., China United Network Communications Group Co., Ltd., China Radio and Television Network Co., Ltd., Internet Access Service Enterprises and Broadband Access Network Pilot Enterprises:
In order to further implement the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinpings important speech at the private enterprise symposium, safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of broadband users, promote the optimization of the development environment of small and medium-sized enterprises and support the vigorous development of the digital economy, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has decided to launch a one-year broadband monopoly of commercial buildings nationwide from now on. Special rectification work. The relevant matters are hereby notified as follows:
I. Improving Political Position
Under the guidance of Xi Jinpings socialist ideology with Chinese characteristics in the new era, all communications administrations and related enterprises should conscientiously implement the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinpings important speech at the Symposium on private enterprises, improve their political positions, and take the special rectification of broadband monopoly in commercial buildings as a major decision of the Party Central Committee and the State Council. The important task of promoting the development of private economy and small and medium-sized enterprises lies on the important agenda, strengthening organizational leadership, overall and systematic deployment, and seeking practical results.
II. Overall Clearance and Rectification
All basic telecommunication enterprise groups should immediately organize their subordinate enterprises to conduct self-checking and self-correction of broadband access business in commercial buildings, conduct a comprehensive investigation and investigation of the relevant situation of broadband access agents, unify business rules and relevant requirements, strengthen standardized management and strict audit from the whole process of contract constraints, use review and irregularities accountability. The qualifications and uses of resource tenants shall be strictly guarded against the illegal use of various access resources. All Internet access service enterprises and pilot broadband access network enterprises should conduct self-examination in an all-round way and standardize their own business and service behavior. The existing problems should be rectified immediately and the responsible persons concerned should be held accountable.
III. Strict Investigation of Violations
On the basis of the special action of clearing up and standardizing the Internet access market, the communication administrations should strengthen the law enforcement of broadband access business in commercial buildings, and seriously investigate and punish illegal practices such as undocumented operation and over-range operation according to law.
4. Eliminating Broadband Monopoly
Strictly implement the Opinions of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and SASASAC on Promoting the Co-construction and Sharing of Telecommunication Infrastructure in 2018 (Ministry of Industry and Information Technology Liaison 82). Basic telecommunication enterprises shall not enter into any form of exclusive agreements or agreements with real estate development enterprises, property management companies, etc. to ensure the equal connection of enterprises. Access and users right of free choice.
V. Strengthening Work Synergy
The communication administrations should strengthen communication and coordination with the local authorities in charge of housing construction, market supervision and management, establish and improve the cooperative working mechanism, jointly negotiate and solve the pain points and difficulties in the broadband access market of commercial buildings, and establish a smooth channel for reporting complaints with the relevant departments to promptly answer and coordinate the settlement. We should actively strive for the strong support of the local Party Committee and government, promote the local promulgation of relevant laws and regulations, and create a good environment.
VI. Strengthening Information Circular
Communications administrations and basic telecommunications enterprise groups should promptly expose the broadband monopoly and enterprises found and investigated in commercial buildings to the public; they should timely summarize the work situation, report the progress of work to the Ministry (Information and Communication Development Division, Information and Communication Administration) at the end of each month, and report major issues to the Ministry at any time.
Office of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology