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Lot-et-Garonne department chooses Orange for rural fibre deployment

Wednesday 12 September 2018 | 14:02 CET | News
Orange has secured a contract to bring fibre connectivity to 103,000 rural premises in Lot-et-Garonne. Announcing the news, the French department said that Orange was chosen among eight operators participating in a local tender (AMEL, Appels à Manifestation d'Engagements Locaux). Previously, the local authorities responsible for the project had approved a roll-out plan to complete the rural fibre deployment by 2028. By issuing a call for expressions of commitment, they have secured a more rapid completion, as Orange has undertaken to finish the work by 2023.

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Companies: Orange France
Countries: France
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