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Fastweb proposes state fibre network in digital divide areas

Friday 21 August 2015 | 10:23 CET | News
The Italian state should own the fibre network in the country's digital divide areas, according to Fastweb CEO Alberto Calcagno. "The state should be the proprietor of the infrastructure, with an operator selected by tender to manage it in the interests of free and transparent competition," said Calcagno in an interview with business daily Il Sole 24 Ore. "We believe that direct intervention is the best solution for the 6,800 municipalities falling within cluster C and D," added Calcagno, referring to the areas that have ADSL coverage but are unable to attract private investment for the

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