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Telecom Italia awarded EUR 95 mln Puglia fibre tender

Tuesday 17 February 2015 | 09:46 CET | News
Telecom Italia has been awarded the tender to bring fibre-optic technology to 1.2 million households in the southern Italian region of Puglia. The EUR 95 million programme launched by the ministry of economic development, the Infratel platform of government investment body Invitalia, the region of Puglia and Telecom Italia forms part of the national broadband plan to help reduce the country's digital divide and achieve the aims of the European Digital Agenda. Telecom Italia will itself invest EUR 33.3 million into the deployment, with EUR 61.7 million coming from public funds. Specifically,

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Companies: Telecom Italia
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