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Costa Rica activates first free Wi-Fi sites in digital divide areas

Friday 5 April 2019 | 12:12 CET | News
Costa Rica's telecommunications regulator Sutel has announced the activation of the first 23 sites in its 'Connected Public Spaces' initiative to bring Wi-Fi connectivity to digital divide areas throughout the country. The sites offer free Wi-Fi at speeds of up to 6Mbps and will be funded by resources from the National Telecommunications Fund (Fonatel). A total of 515 sites including parks, libraries, train stations, civic centres and public universities in 82 cantons will have hotspots installed, said Sutel.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ICE / Racsa / Sutel
Countries: Costa Rica
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