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Argentina's Enacom and Arsat sign wholesale broadband deal

Wednesday 3 August 2016 | 11:15 CET | News
Argentina's telecomunications regulator Enacom has signed an agreement with state-owned communications operator Arsat to tap universal service funds to bring fibre-optic broadband services to the whole country. Under the terms of the deal, some ARS 1.4 billion will this year be used to set up a further 120 distribution nodes on the country's Federal Fibre Optic Network (Refefo), reports Telesemana. The connectivity plan will be carried out in three stages, each lasting 120 days, with Arsat responsible for the maintenance of the nodes and the service provision for a minimum of 10 years. The

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Companies: Arsat / Enacom
Countries: Argentina
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