South African govt may merge Broadband Infraco with Sentech

Tuesday 18 July 2017 | 11:16 CET | News
The South African government is planning to merge state-owned technology companies Broadband Infraco and Sentech to accelerate high-speed internet roll-out to the population within three years, according to two people familiar with the matter, reports Bloomberg. The combined entity will be expected to extend broadband to rural communities that do not yet have internet access, said the sources, who asked not to be identified as the plans have not been publicly announced.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Broadband infraco / Sentech
Countries: South Africa
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