In recent days, the journalist learns from Yuxi Electronic Government Network Management Center that Wi-Fi has been opened free charge in 425 public places in Yuxi Municipality, Yunnan Province, which a grand total of 6.48 million people have got benefits from.
“Citizen surf the internet and the government pay for it” is the newest achievement to build into national demonstration city in “people benefit from information” and “information consumption”, a staff from Yuxi Electronic Government Network Management Center introduced. “I.YUXI”, Wi-Fi Network Project was started to carry out by Yuxi Municipal People’s Government in June 2015. “I.YUXI” Wi-Fi Network Project was opened free charge in 173 public places, including the departments of municipality, stations, hospitals, hotels, buses and other places in the first-stage project. It was also opened free charge in 238 public places, including streets, squares, health-centers, hospitals, enterprises, institutions, cultural centers, libraries, community service centers, private demonstration hospitals, demonstration village committees and other places in the second-stage project.
According to the statistics from Yuxi Electronic Government Network Management Center, “I.YUXI” Wi-Fi Network Project was opened free charge in 425 public places in two districts and seven counties in Yuxi Municipality. 6483,461 users surfed the internet by “I.YUXI”.