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Italy launches second EUR 1.25 bln national broadband tender

Monday 8 August 2016 | 14:08 CET | News
Italy's state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel has announced the launch of the second lot of tenders to build a national high-speed broadband network in digital divide areas covering a total of 11 regions. A total of EUR 1.25 billion of state funds will be allocated to bring fibre-optic broadband access at speeds of up to 100Mbps to over 5.5 million people in 3.9 million homes and businesses, said Infratel, adding that some 3,710 localities will be covered. The regions covered by the second phase of the government's broadband plan are Piedmont, Aosta Valley, Liguria, Friuli Venezia Giulia,

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