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Open Fiber bids highest second in Italian broadband tender

Friday 16 June 2017 | 08:58 CET | News
The Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility Enel and state lender CDP lodged the highest bids in the second round of tenders to build and operate an Italian national high-speed broadband network in 11 digital divide areas awarded by state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel, according to news agency Ansa. The company already won phase 1 of the tender, covering Abruzzo, Molise, Emilia Romagna, Lombardy, Tuscany and Veneto, with its task in phase 2 eased by the fact rivals Telecom Italia and Fastweb decided against taking part. Telecom Italia subsequently announced plans to set up

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Companies: Fastweb / Infratel / Open Fiber / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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