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Peru to invest PEN 265 mln in Lima fibre broadband rollout

Monday 1 April 2019 | 11:31 CET | News
Peru's national telecommunications fund Pronatel is set to invest some PEN 265 million to roll out fibre-optic cable in digital divide areas around the capital Lima, reports business daily Gestion, citing vice minister of communications Virginia Nakagawa. The aim is to bring fibre-optic broadband to 192,000 residents and 477 public institutions in the Lima metropolitan region by connecting 291 localities with 1,797 km of cable, said the report. Wi-Fi hotspots will also be installed in the selected areas as part of the project, which is due to launch by the end of the year and will be carried

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: America Movil / Claro / Pronatel
Countries: Peru
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