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Chorus offers single visit fibre installation for 400,000 homes, businesses

Monday 10 June 2019 | 14:03 CET | News
Previously, connecting to fibre required two or more visits from a technician over several days. Over the last 18 months, Chorus reports it has sped up the connection process and now 75 percent of connections can be completed in a single visit.

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