Orange begins fibre expansion across Cote d’Ivoire
2 Oct 2020Orange Cote d’Ivoire has launched its first fibre access networks outside of the country’s former capital and largest city, Abidjan. Having covered much of Abidjan with fibre networks, Orange has now turned its attention to other regions, including port city San Pedro. The telco says that almost 100km of fibre has already been installed in San Pedro and this should rise to 200km by end-2021.Didier Kla, Director of Business and Broadband at Orange CI, said: ‘Since 2017, we have invested more than XOF300 billion [USD537 million] in the renewal and development of new networks … both mob...
HT kicks off fibre expansion in eastern Croatia
18 Sep 2020Hrvatski Telekom (HT) has embarked on a HRK19 million (USD3 million) investment project to improve its fibre-optic infrastructure in the eastern city of Slavonski Brod. The scheme will provide an additional 8,000 premises with 100Mbps connectivity, upgradeable to 1Gbps in the future. The deployment is due to be completed by the end of this year.© 2002-2020 PriMetrica, Inc. All Rights Reserved.Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc.