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Fastweb would study any opportunity to extend network - CEO

Thursday 17 March 2016 | 14:22 CET | News
Fastweb is willing to examine any project that allows the company to extend its network coverage, the company's CEO Alberto Calcagno said. Speaking at a roundtable discussion, he said Fastweb's investment programme is based on medium-long term considerations and subject to the company's target of 30 percent fibre coverage in Italy, Corriere delle Comunicazioni reported.  

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Companies: Fastweb / Telecom Italia / Vodafone Italia / Wind
Countries: Italy
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