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LPTIC starts USD 1.7 bln plan to restore Libyan telecoms, Arabsat provides back-up

Monday 26 March 2018 | 09:22 CET | News
Libya's telecoms utility has been reunified after years divided by conflict, and is starting projects worth USD 1.7 billion to improve connections across a country hit by power cuts and infrastructure damage, Reuters reported. LPTIC, which owns Libyan mobile operators Libyana and Almadar as well as six other communications, property and postal subsidiaries, suspended investments in 2014 when fighting in Tripoli led to rival governments being set up in the capital and the east. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Arabsat / Libyana / LPTIC
Countries: Libya
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