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Umniah partners Jordan Electric Power Company to deploy fibre optic infrastructure for wholesale internet

Thursday 4 April 2019 | 10:24 CET | News
Jordanian operator Umniah, a subsidiary of Batelco Group, has agreed to set up a new company with the Jordan Electric Power Company (Jepco) to create the infrastructure for a large-scale fibre optic network servicing the areas operated by Jepco. This will deliver wholesale high bandwidth internet services to telecom companies and service providers, eventually reaching more than 1.4 million homes and businesses. 

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