WOM and Telefonica bid for Chile's CLP 6 bln Tarapaca fibre project

Thursday 4 November 2021 | 12:12 CET | News
Chilean telecommunications regulator Subtel said the operators WOM and Movistar (Telefonica) have submitted bids to roll out 847 kilometres of fibre-optic cables in the northern region of Tarapaca. The Fibra Optica Tarapaca (FOT) project will be subsidised with CLP 6.3 billion of funds from the government with a view to further closing the country's digital divide by bringing high-speed broadband services to 15 localities in the region, including remote areas such as Pisagua or San Marcos, by 2024. 

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Companies: Movistar Chile / Subtel / Telefonica Chile / WOM
Countries: Chile
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