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Isocel Benin receives EUR 6 mln from Bpifrance for network expansion

Friday 23 October 2020 | 11:24 CET | News
Benin telecoms operator Isocel has received a loan of EUR 6 million from French public investment bank Bpifrance to expand its network, Ecofin reported. Isocel will extend its fibre-optic network over 500 km in the greater Cotonou area, where it currently only has a 90 km network. It has opted to deploy aerial infrastructure fixed on power poles, halving the cost and installation time compared with buried optical fibre.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Acome / Benin Telecoms / Isocel / Libercom / Sagemcom
Countries: Benin
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