Telecom NZ outlines demerger, fibre proposal

Monday 2 August 2010 | 07:11 CET | News
Telecom New Zealand has outlined a structural separation and fibre proposal to Crown Fibre Holdings in its bid to deliver a national fibre-to-the-home network. The proposal is predicated on the structural separation of Telecom, through a demerger into two companies which would give rise to Chorus2 as a new and entirely standalone company. The company also proposed integrating the government's Ultra-Fast Broadband initiative with the Rural Broadband Initiative. Integrating the two initiatives would allow for the extension of the reach of fast broadband into rural areas well beyond the planned

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Companies: Crown Fibre Holdings / Spark New Zealand
Countries: New Zealand
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