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Altice says public support needed for full fibre coverage

Friday 26 June 2020 | 11:14 CET | News
The CEO of Altice Portugal, Alexandre Fonseca, told Lusa that public investments or incentives are necessary to achieve full coverage of Portugal with fibre networks. Even with investments from private operators such as Altice, it is not possible to cover 100 percent of the population, he said. Regarding the operator's commitment made in September 2015 to reach 5.3 million homes passed with fibre, he said that the company is less than 200,000 homes from reaching the goal.

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Companies: Altice Portugal
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