The Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS) has made decision to toughen a bill requiring device manufacturers to preinstall them on the Russian software. The document States that such a preset should be a condition of release of the device on the Russian market. This state of Affairs does not agree a foreign Corporation — in particular, Apple sent to the authorities of your negative review.
Thus, under the new terms, which wants to impose the FAS, manufacturers of tablets and smartphones are required to preinstall on their devices, Russian software, and also to provide an opportunity for removal of foreign applications.
These two items are required if the manufacturer wants to enter the Russian market.
The list of devices, list of domestic programs to be pre-install — all this will be regulated by the government. At the moment the bill sent to the Ministry of communications.
For obvious reasons some manufacturers have met this initiative is pretty cool. For example, Apple, which most impact the new rules have already sent in FAS negative feedback on the document.
According to “Kommersant”, in the American Corporation declared that he would like to continue the dialogue about the adoption of new rules.
Last month it became known that already prepared a bill that would have preset the Russian software sold in Russia smartphones and tablets. The corresponding document was prepared by the Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS).
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