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Telecom Italia to double 4G, fibre clients by year end - CEO

Tuesday 26 May 2015 | 10:56 CET | News
Telecom Italia wants to double its 4G and fibre-optic customer base by the end of the year, according to the company's CEO Marco Patuano. "We are looking to double the number of 4G clients by the end of the year, increasing them to over 4 million," said Patuano at the annual convention of TIM's consumer division, according to Il Sole 24 Ore. The operator has the same target for its fibre-optic customer base (which stood at 316,000 in March), while aiming for 1 million pay-TV customers (currently 400,000) within a 12-month timeframe. Telecom Italia has developed an open platform that already

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Companies: Mediaset / Sky / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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