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TIM could complete fixed network spinoff by start of 2019 - CEO

Friday 8 June 2018 | 10:22 CET | News
Telecom Italia (TIM) could complete the spin off its fixed access network by the end of this year and set up its Netco company by the start of 2019, reports website Key4Biz, citing the company's CEO Amos Genish. "The separation of the network is a fundamental pillar of our strategy to prepare Italy for the next phase of digitisation," said Genish at a presentation, adding that Netco will remain the dominant player in Italy's telecommunications infrastructure for the next 8-10 years.

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Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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