Orange France targets 100% FttH in nine cities by 2016

Wednesday 15 April 2015 | 14:23 CET | News
Orange France has announced the names of the nine next cities to be 100 percent covered by fibre by the end of 2016. They are Bayonne, Brest, Caen, Lyon, seven municipalities in metropolitan Lille (Villeneuve d'Ascq, Marcq-en-Barœul, Wasquehal, Lezennes, La Madeleine, Lambersart, and Mons-en-Barœul), Metz, Montpellier, Nice and Paris. This will make Paris the first 100 percent fibre capital in Europe, Orange said. From May this year, the operator will begin to systematically start offering fibre services to all fibre-eligible consumers when they come to Orange or when tariffs change. The

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