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Deutsche Telekom plans separate FTTH subsidiary - report

Thursday 25 August 2011 | 10:20 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom plans to create a new subsidiary that will focus on FTTH deployment and is looking for 1,500 employees for the subsidiary, according to the Financial Times Deutschland citing unnamed sources. The new company has a project name FTTH GmbH and should ensure a more rapid roll-out of FTTH networks within Germany. The company will first hire trainees from the Technology and Service divisions, who cannot be given a job at Deutsche Telekom. They will get a two years contract. FTTH GmbH will have several hundred of employees in 2012, according to confirmation from a Telekom spokesman.

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Companies: Deutsche Telekom
Countries: Germany
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