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Bouygues Telecom secures EUR 350 million loan with EIB to finance 4G/5G roll-out

Friday 7 May 2021 | 09:57 CET | News
French operator Bouygues Telecom has announced its first financing agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB), amounting to EUR 350 million. This will help support the 4G/5G deployment goals outlined in Bouygues' Ambition 2026 plan, unveiled earlier this year. Under this strategy, the operator will spend around EUR 1.5 billion on gross capex per year across the 2021-2025 period.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / European Investment Bank
Countries: France
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