Subtel to kick off USD 2.3 bln project for rural areas

Tuesday 16 September 2014 | 20:11 CET | News
Chile's telecoms services regulator plans to kick off a USD 2.3 billion project for the provision of telecommunications services in rural and isolated areas of the country, Estrategia reports, citing Subtel's head Pedro Huichalaf. The official said that the project, dubbed Wi-Fi 3 will complement previous Wi-Fi 1 and Wi-Fi 2 initiatives, through which telecoms operators are already providing services in several regions of the country. The official also said that the new project will be financed by the country's telecoms development fund.

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Companies: Subtel
Countries: Chile
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