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Italy to bring fibre to 372,000 people in Trento, Aosta

Tuesday 26 July 2016 | 09:34 CET | News
The northern Italian region of Aosta Valley and the autonomous province of Trento have reached an agreement with Italy's Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) and state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel to bring fibre-optic broadband to 372,000 people in digital divide areas that have been unable to attract private investment. A total of nearly EUR 58 million of state funds and EUR 31 million of regional funds will be allocated to extending the country's high-speed broadband network to 74 localities in Aosta and 219 in Trento, said the ministry in a statement.

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Companies: Infratel
Countries: Italy
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