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DNA buys ICT Elmo fibre network in Tampere, acquires 30,000 broadband and 25,000 cable TV customers

Monday 3 June 2019 | 11:58 CET | News
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Finnish operator DNA has agreed to purchase a fibre-optic network used by ICT Elmo (formerly Tampereen Puhelin), as well as its consumer and housing company business. Through the acquisition, DNA will gain more than 30,000 fixed line broadband customers and almost 25,000 cable TV customers. ICT Elmo's fibre network consists of around 1,700 km of cable.

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Companies: DNA
Countries: Finland
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