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French regulator considers Orange-Free tie-up to share cell sites in rural areas – report

Friday 28 February 2020 | 12:48 CET | News
French telecom authority Arcep is assessing an agreement between Orange and Free Mobile, under which the two network operators will share and build tower infrastructure across rural areas, reports Le Figaro. While not confirmed, news of a possible collaboration has been picked up by the French press at different times in recent years, and an official statement on the subject could now be imminent. According to La Tribune, the partnership will concern passive infrastructure in areas affected by grey and white spots, covering 18 percent of the population and representing 63 percent of the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / Free Mobile / Orange France
Countries: France
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