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Chile awards contracts to connect over 8,000 schools

Wednesday 24 March 2021 | 11:37 CET | News
Chile's undersecretaries of telecommunications and education have announced the results of a tender to bring high-speed broadband access to some 8,352 educational establishments across the country. The 'Connectivity for Education 2030' plan was launched last year and the resulting tender saw GTD Manquehue awarded 22 of the 54 deployment zones, followed by VTR Comunicaciones with 20 zones. Ingbell Chile was tasked with connecting another five zones, Telefonica Empresas with two and Electronet, Mi Internet, Chile TV Cable, Luzlinares and Luzparral with one each.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: GTD / Telefonica Empresas / VTR
Countries: Chile
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