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Italy to bring fibre broadband to 781,000 homes in Piedmont

Friday 10 June 2016 | 10:28 CET | News
The northern Italian region of Piedmont has reached an agreement with Italy's Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) and state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel to bring fibre-optic broadband to 781,000 homes in digital divide areas that have been unable to attract private investment. A total of EUR 193.8 million of state funds and EUR 90 million of regional funds will be allocated to extending the country's high-speed broadband network to a total of 1.3 million people in Piedmont, said the ministry in a statement.

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Companies: Infratel
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