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Lazio Port City to Get Open Fiber

Open Fiber to expand 1Gbps FTTH network in Lazio Port City Italian Broadband vehicle, Open Fiber and the state lender CDP has reached an agreement with the Civitavecchia Council to connect the Lazio Port City with fiber optic cables. Open Fiber’s cable network will cover more than 17,000 premises in the city. Since its inception as a dedicated Fiber Broadband…

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Enel Open Fiber Granted Fund for Italian Fiber Broadband Network Deployment

Reuters report from MILAN that Italy’s Fiber optic broadband network provider, Open Fiber has secured enough funds from different sources required to speed up its network rollout throughout the country. Enel in a statement said that the banks, state lender CDP and the European Investment Bank had signed off on a 3.5 billion euro project finance package to help fund the ultrafast broadband network it is rolling out across the country.

Telecom Italia Gears up to face the Competition

Italian telecom market updates suggest that the incumbent telecom operator, Telecom Italia has started experiencing the real heat of competition from its rival Enel in the broadband market. Taking the challenge, the operator is reportedly in talks over a deal to swap a stake in its wholesale arm TI Sparkle for fiber optic broadband operator Metroweb. Telecom Italia is holding…

Vodafone Offers 500 Mbps Over Fiber Networks in 3 Italian Cities

Vodafone Italia has announced the offer of a 500 Mbps broadband speeds over Fiber to the home networks in the cities of Milan, Bologna and Turin,. Vodafone claims that it’s the first Italian operator to offer residential fiber-optic broadband services at these speeds. The new ‘Super Fibre Family’ offer comes with FTTH at up to 500 Mbps plus unlimited calls…