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Talk of Metroweb tie-up premature - Recchi

Friday 5 February 2016 | 09:36 CET | News
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A joint venture between Telecom Italia and Metroweb to roll out a fibre-optic network in 250 Italian cities is feasible but as yet premature, according to Telecom Italia chairman Giuseppe Recchi. "We are still looking at the scope [of the budget] that goes into Telecom's three-year business plan, which is being studied by the board and which should be approved on 15 February and presented on the 16th," said Recchi, according to tech website Key4Biz. Recchi added that the industrial plan would include details of the cities covered and the corresponding budget, said to be in the region of EUR

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Companies: Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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