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Telecom Italia confirms joint Metroweb fibre rollout plans

Monday 21 December 2015 | 09:29 CET | News
Telecom Italia has confirmed that it's finalising plans to bring fibre-optic broadband technology to 250 Italian cities in a joint venture with broadband provider Metroweb. The chairman of state-backed lender Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP), the main shareholder of Metroweb, last week said talks with Telecom Italia had picked up recently and the companies were discussing the possibility of expanding their joint rollout plans to more cities. Telecom Italia CEO Marco Patuano has now confirmed the ongoing talks, adding that "in January we will begin checks with authorities on the regulatory and

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Companies: Telecom Italia
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