Codetel details rural broadband expansion plans

12 Jan 2009

According to Dominican news source Dias.com.do, America Movil-owned triple-play provider Codetel has announced plans to expand its broadband coverage in the first three months of 2009. According to Codetel’s president, Oscar Pena, the operator will bring its broadband services to 190 new communities by March 2009 as part of previously announced plans in coordination with regulator Indotel. According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms database, in October 2008 Indotel stated that within one year the whole country will have access to telephone and internet service as part of the Rural Broadband Connectivity Project