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Peru exceeds 25,000 antennas, needs 60,000 by 2025 - Osiptel

Monday 20 September 2021 | 13:51 CET | News
Peru has added over 500 mobile base stations since 2019 to reach a total footprint of 24,580 but needs to build at least another 35,000 by 2025 to meet capacity demands, reports local daily La Republica, citing Rafael Muente, head of telecommunications regulator Osiptel. The main obstacles when it comes to installing new antennas come from local authorities but investment also plays a factor, according to Muente. "To install this type of infrastructure, operators are required to invest and, in many cases, these decisions are made on the basis of the economic incentives they are given to do

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