Chile to use public lands for telecom network rollouts

Monday 8 October 2018 | 11:31 CET | News
Chilean telecommunications regulator Subtel has signed an agreement with the national assets ministry to make public lands more readily available for the deployment of network infrastructure. Under the terms of the deal signed in Puerto Williams, the national assets ministry will facilitate access to public lands for the rollout of fibre-optic networks and public buildings for the installation of mobile base stations. The ministry pledged to make available to Subtel information on bidding or leasing processes for land that telecommunications operators can use for infrastructure deployments.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Subtel
Countries: Chile
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Over 100 Chilean real estate units sign up to new telecom providers law

Published 11 Dec 2018 11:23 CET | Chile
Chile's telecommunications regulator Subtel has announced that 103 real estate projects throughout the country have signed up to ...

Subtel partially lifts 3.5GHz freeze, suggests raising spectrum caps

Published 04 Oct 2018 11:32 CET | Chile
Chilean telecommunications regulator Subtel has submitted a request to the country's anti-trust tribunal (TDLC - Tribunal de ...

Chile and Brazil close to deal on ending roaming fees

Published 17 Sep 2018 11:11 CET | Brazil
The governments of Chile and Brazil are set to reach an agreement to eliminate international roaming charges between the two ...

Chile's Subtel probing portability figures

Published 03 Sep 2018 11:22 CET | Chile
Chilean telecommunications regulator Subtel has launched an investigation into possible irregularities in mobile number ...

Chilean operators propose 94% interconnection rate cut

Published 06 Aug 2018 10:36 CET | Chile
Chilean operators Claro (America Movil), Wom and VTR have proposed a 94 percent cut in mobile interconnection rates in ...

Chilean terrestrial fibre tender declared void

Published 03 Aug 2018 11:00 CET | Chile
Chile's telecommunications regulator Subtel announced that the tender for the two remaining terrestrial sections of the USD 100 ...