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Maltese operator Melita to expand into Italy on Open Fiber network

Monday 4 February 2019 | 15:55 CET | News

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Maltese operator Melita has announced plans to begin providing gigabit broadband services in Italy via its Melita Italia subsidiary starting in April. The company's Italian unit will be headed by former Telecom Italia and Tiscali CEO Riccardo Ruggiero and will use the FTTH network of wholesale-only operator Open Fiber to provide services in Catania, Palermo, Milan and Naples before expanding to more than 30 cities and 3,000 sales points by the end of 2021. Melita added that around 100 new jobs will be created as a result, the majority in the south of the country.

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Companies: Melita / Open Fiber
Countries: Italy / Malta
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