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Open Fiber confirmed as winner of Italian broadband tender

Wednesday 8 March 2017 | 10:03 CET | News
Italy's state-owned infrastructure agency Infratel has officially confirmed that the first round of tenders to build and operate an Italian national high-speed broadband network in six digital divide areas was awarded to Enel's Open Fiber firm. The award was confirmed during an Infratel board meeting, with Enel Open Fiber having lodged the highest bid for the initial five lots put out to tender in June 2016, covering Abruzzo, Molise, Emilia Romagna, Lombardy, Tuscany and Veneto. A total of EUR 1.4 billion of state funds will be spent on rolling out fibre to some 3.5 million households and

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