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TIM awarded EUR 26 mln 'Wi-Fi Italia' hotspot contract

Tuesday 7 January 2020 | 15:38 CET | News
Telecom Italia (TIM) has been awarded a EUR 26.1 million contract to provide installation, management and maintenance services for the 'Piazza Wi-Fi Italia' initiative run by the Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) and state-owned infrastructure agency Infratel. The corresponding tender launched by Infratel in July was divided into five regional lots, all of which were awarded to TIM, reports Mondo Mobile Web. The company will now provide Wi-Fi access point equipment and related services to every locality that signs up to the project.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Italian Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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