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Open Fiber launches digital divide rollout in 500 Italian localities

Monday 24 September 2018 | 08:39 CET | News
The Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility Enel and state lender CDP has announced the launch of work to build a fibre network in some 500 localities all over Italy. The company said the FTTH construction sites are mainly located in smaller towns and villages where 40 percent of Italians live and correspond to so-called cluster areas C and D of the government's tenders to build and operate a national high-speed broadband network throughout the country. A total of 13.8 million people living in 9.3 million homes plus over 500 public buildings and company headquarters will

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Companies: European Investment Bank / Open Fiber
Countries: Italy
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