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Portugal extends public payphone contract with Meo

Thursday 11 April 2019 | 10:48 CET | News
The Portuguese government has decided to extend the contract with Meo for the provision of the universal public payphone service "temporarily", the Ministry of Infrastructure and Housing said, reports Lusa. The decision follows a series of recommendations from the National Communications Authority (Anacom) on this matter. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Anacom / Meo / Nos
Countries: Portugal
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