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Corsica's local government faces legal action over FTTH network contract with SFR

Tuesday 21 May 2019 | 10:51 CET | News
The fibre network contract secured by SFR in Corsica last year will be reviewed in court, following a dispute between central and local government over the award procedure. The president of Corsica's executive counsel, Gilles Simeoni, confirmed on Twitter that the local prefect had started legal proceedings to force the cancellation of the contract because of certain elements of "regional bias" within it. Among them, the local government has been accused of including requirements to employ local workforce or businesses to undertake the contract work.

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Companies: SFR
Countries: France
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