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Telecom Italia to invest EUR 1 bln in southern Italy – CEO

Wednesday 4 February 2015 | 11:59 CET | News
Telecom Italia is set to invest well over EUR 1 billion to expand its fibre-optic broadband network to so-called digital divide areas in central and southern Italian regions, according to CEO Marco Patuano. In an interview with Italian daily Il Messaggero, Patuano hinted at the content of the operator's new industrial plan, due to be presented on 19 February. "We want to connect the whole of Italy to superfast broadband, starting with an investment of over EUR 1 billion in the Centre-South. The aim is to modernise the country, create jobs, develop a strategic infrastructure for the economy,"

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