MiSE announces EUR 65 mln tender for Calabria fibre network

Friday 27 December 2013 | 09:40 CET | News
Italy's ministry for economic development (MiSE) has announced a EUR 65 million tender to deploy broadband in 155 rural municipalities in the southern region of Calabria. The project forms part of the Rural Development Programme 2007-2013 to help reduce the country's digital divide and the EU-approved national super-fast broadband strategy. The ministry specified that the works include rolling out over 1,900 km of fibre optic cables, reaching a total of 567,000 households and 1.1 million people. Bids need to be submitted by 20 March 2014 through the Infratel platform of government investment

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Companies: Infratel
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