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Chile launches CLP 6 bln Tarapaca fibre tender

Wednesday 21 July 2021 | 11:23 CET | News
Chilean telecommunications regulator Subtel has announced the launch of a tender to roll out over 800 kilometres of fibre-optic cables in the northern region of Tarapaca. The Fibra Optica Tarapaca (FOT) project will be subsidised with CLP 6.2 billion of funds from the government with a view to further closing the country's digital divide by bringing high-speed broadband services to 15 localities in the region, including remote areas such as Pisagua or San Marcos, by 2024.

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Companies: Subtel
Countries: Chile
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