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Argentina to further extend Catamarca fibre network in USD 6.5 mln rollout

Friday 8 October 2021 | 10:14 CET | News
Argentina's state-owned operator Arsat said it has reached a new agreement to further expand the country's Federal Fibre Optic Network (Refefo) to underserved parts of the northwestern province of Catamarca. Arsat said the national government intends to invest USD 6.5 million to roll out a new 149km branch of the Refefo network between Villa Mazan and Andalgala in addition to the 100-kilometre link already announced between El Salado and Fiambala. The aim is to complete the build in the next 18 months.

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