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Open Fiber on target to reach 4 mln connected homes this year - Enel CEO

Friday 7 September 2018 | 13:57 CET | News
The Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility giant Enel and state lender CDP remains on track to meet its target of 4 million connected homes throughout Italy by the end of the year, reports Reuters, citing Enel chief executive Francesco Starace. "We are fully in line with our plans, have closed the funding and will connect just over 4 million homes by the end of the year," confirmed Starace at the sidelines of the Ambrosetti Forum in Cernobbio.

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Companies: European Investment Bank / Open Fiber / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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