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Telefonica launches fixed internet trial in Mexico

Tuesday 23 January 2018 | 11:08 CET | News
Telefonica, which operates under the Movistar brand in Mexico, has initiated a fixed internet trial in numerous cities across the country with a view to competing in the residential broadband sector, reports business daily El Financiero. The operator is currently offering fixed internet access via its mobile network in the city of Toluca, but will soon expand the trial to other cities such as Tijuana, Guadalajara, San Luis Potosi and Apodaca, said the report, adding that once the residential markets with the largest potential are identified, the service may be officially launched as early as

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Axtel / Megacable / Movistar / Telefonica / Televisa / Telmex / TotalPlay
Countries: Mexico
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