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Court dismisses TIM attempt to block Open Fiber tender win

Thursday 25 May 2017 | 09:44 CET | News
The Regional Administrative Court of Lazio, the main Italian administrative court of first instance, has dismissed another attempt by Telecom Italia (TIM) to block the award of a tender to build a national high-speed broadband network in digital divide areas to the Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility Enel and state lender CDP. Corriere delle Comunicazioni reports that, on this occasion, the court dismissed an appeal from Telecom Italia alleging that the tender launched by state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel expressly prohibited the "aggregation" of entities, especially

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Infratel / Metroweb / Open Fiber / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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