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FCC to offer USD 950 mln for Puerto Rico and USVI broadband

Thursday 5 September 2019 | 10:16 CET | News
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Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai has proposed allocating USD 950 million in funds to help local operators in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands improve and expand broadband services as well as making them more resilient to storms. This is the second round of funding under the FCC's Uniendo a Puerto Rico Fund and Connect USVI Fund and follows the USD 130 million provided to restore networks in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017.

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Companies: FCC
Countries: Puerto Rico / Virgin Islands (U.S.)
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