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Brazilian govt to deliver 3,000 new Wi-Fi Brasil access points by year-end

Monday 2 August 2021 | 14:17 CET | News
Brazil's Ministry of Communications will deliver 3,000 new Wi-Fi connectivity points to the population by the end of the year. The ministry has signed a partnership with Banco do Brasil and Sebrae Nacional to install more than 1,000 Wi-Fi Brasil access points, plus a contract with Telebras for another 2,000 connection points. According to Minister Fabio Faria, 18,000 hotspots are planned by the end of 2021.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telebras
Countries: Brazil
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