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Fastweb, Wind Tre sign Italian 5G network sharing deal

Wednesday 26 June 2019 | 09:09 CET | News
Italian operators Fastweb and Wind Tre have announced an agreement to team up on the rollout of a nationwide 5G network. The deal follows that reached by rivals Telecom Italia (TIM) and Vodafone in February – with both having since launched their 5G networks – and paves the way for Fastweb and Wind Tre to share their respective assets in order to accelerate the deployment of 5G mobile broadband infrastructure throughout the country.

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Companies: CK Hutchison / Fastweb / Swisscom / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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