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Colombia to bring internet to 10,000 localities in new rural ICT plan

Monday 6 May 2019 | 11:50 CET | News
Colombia's Ministry of Information Technology and Communications (Mintic) has announced the launch of a new project to bringing internet access to over 10,000 rural localities. The new "Universal Social Access in rural areas" plan replaces the previous administration's Vive Digital ICT plan and comes in two phases. The first is designed to connect around 1,000 localities via community access centres, while the second stage will guarantee free provision of internet services in up to 10,000 rural localities and schools.

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