OTE completes rural broadband project in Northern, Southern Greece

Friday 24 November 2017 | 12:52 CET | News
OTE Group said it completed on schedule a 12,000-kilometre fibre optic network installation in 2,260 remote locations in Northern and Southern Greece as part of its Rural Broadband project. Already, 323,000 residents in rural, mountainous and island regions have access to VDSL broadband services with internet speeds up to 50Mbps. The project was launched at the end of 2016 to bring broadband services to remote locations from white areas.

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: OTE
Countries: Greece
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