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Costa Rica announces winners of state-backed Wi-Fi project

Monday 30 July 2018 | 10:39 CET | News
Costa Rica's telecommunications regulator Sutel has awarded contracts to bring Wi-Fi connectivity to 515 sites throughout the country to three different bidders. In a statement, Sutel said Telecable, Coopeguanacaste and a consortium made up of state operator ICE, Racsa and PC Central had been awarded the contracts worth a total of EUR 60 million. The 'Connected Public Spaces' initiative will use resources from the National Telecommunications Fund (Fonatel) to connect parks, libraries, train stations, civic centres and public universities in 82 cantons.

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