Telecom Italia awarded EUR 85 mln Sicily broadband contract

Monday 2 February 2015 | 15:02 CET | News
Telecom Italia has been awarded the tender to bring broadband technology to 142 localities in Sicily, reports Italpress. The EUR 85 million tender launched by the ministry of economic development saw a further 82 Sicilian localities added to the 60 that were originally planned. Speaking at a conference on the island's digital development, Salvatore Lombardo, CEO of the Infratel platform of government investment body Invitalia, said Telecom Italia was the only participant in the tender. He added that Sicily would have access to EUR 282 million in European funds and EUR 8.5 in regional

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Companies: Infratel / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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