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Fastweb, Metroweb pull out of EUR 1.4 bln broadband tender

Tuesday 18 October 2016 | 14:12 CET | News
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Fastweb and Metroweb have decided to pull out of the first of the tenders to build a national fibre-optic broadband network in digital divide areas covering six regions launched by state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel, reports Il Sole 24 Ore. The tender to roll out fibre-optic networks in the regions of Abruzzo, Molise, Emilia Romagna, Lombardy, Tuscany and Veneto will now be awarded to one of the other four pre-qualified candidates – Enel Open Fiber, Estra, E-Via, or TIM Digital Agenda (Telecom Italia) – after the bid deadline expired on 17 October. Fastweb will instead continue with its

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Companies: Fastweb / Infratel / Metroweb / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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