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PLDT to invest PHP 1 bln, fiber network to reach 100,000 km

Tuesday 27 May 2014 | 11:39 CET | News
Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PLDT) plans to deploy an additional 15,000 kilometers of fiber optic cable facilities this year with an investment of over PHP 1 billion. This would extend PLDT's fiber network to nearly 100,000 kilometers by year-end. By the end of the first quarter of this year, PLDT has expanded its fiber optic network to 85,000 kilometers.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Philippine Long Distance Telephone / PLDT
Countries: Philippines
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