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TIM ready to kickstart single network plan - CEO

Thursday 12 November 2020 | 09:42 CET | News
Telecom Italia (TIM) remains keen to kickstart a government-backed initiative to merge its fixed network assets with those of wholesale rival Open Fiber, according to CEO Luigi Gubitosi. "We are ready to proceed, as soon as Open Fiber's shareholders, I would say shareholder, takes a decision on the matter," said TIM's chief executive, according to Reuters. Gubitosi referred to the plan following publication of the company's third-quarter results in which TIM confirmed it was still in talks with the government and state lender CDP on the plan to merge its new last-mile fibre and copper grid

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Companies: Open Fiber / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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