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Chile to relaunch southern fibre tender in H1 2017

Monday 5 December 2016 | 15:07 CET | News
Chile's telecom regulator Subtel has announced its intention to relaunch the tender for the 'Fibra Optica Austral' project to roll out 3,000 km of fibre-optic infrastructure in the southern Patagonia region in the first half of 2017. In a statement, the watchdog said it has already launched a public consultation to gather opinions from institutions, government agencies and private companies interested in participating in the forthcoming auction. Subtel head Rodrigo Ramirez said the project remained a priority for Chile's digital agenda after the first tender was postponed when just one

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Companies: Subtel
Countries: Chile
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