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Optus to deploy 49 mobile sites under Round 4 of Mobile Black Spot Program

Thursday 28 March 2019 | 08:41 CET | News
Australian mobile operator Optus has secured funding to build 49 new mobile sites as part of Round 4 of the Federal Governments Mobile Black Spot Program. The 49 sites are located across New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia and the Northern Territory and will cost AUD27.8 million to build, including AUD 10.3 million in federal funding, AUD 3.5 million in state funding and a co-contribution of AUD 14 million from Optus.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Optus
Countries: Australia
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