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Telecom Italia closes south Italy public broadband contracts

Friday 7 August 2015 | 11:31 CET | News
Telecom Italia has confirmed the last of seven government contracts to bring faster broadband to the regions of Molise, Lazio, Campania, Puglia, Basilicata, Calabria and Sicily. Approximately 10 million inhabitants in more than 760 municipalities will receive speeds of 30 to 100 Mbps, while connections of 100 Mbps will also be achieved for around 5,200 government offices, including more than 400 hospitals and medical facilities and almost 2,000 schools. Telecom Italia won all seven tenders run by the government's Infratel arm and will receive EUR 358 million in public subsidies for laying the

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Companies: Infratel / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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