Yahsat to launch satellite broadband service in Brazil in June

Wednesday 31 January 2018 | 13:28 CET | News
Yahsat will have a national partner-operator, Century, responsible for the relationship with the 21 regional operators. Imports of Newtec reception equipment for test purposes has already begun and for now there is no local production plan, although this may change, says Tiago. The focus of the company is to serve residential locations without broadband services, or with limited service, and also the corporate market.

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Newtec / Yahsat
Countries: Brazil
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