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Euskaltel to expand to new regions, reach 1 mln more fibre homes by 2022

Thursday 10 January 2019 | 11:20 CET | News
Spanish regional operator Euskaltel said it's aiming to use Orange's FTTH network to expand its fibre coverage by an additional 1.04 million premises by 2022, up from the 702,000 announced back in November. Euskaltel's fibre network reached around 2.3 million homes at the end of the third quarter, with the group hoping to add another 90,000 broadband customers to its current base of around 493,000 by 2022.

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Companies: Euskaltel / Orange Spain / R
Countries: Spain
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