Govt picks CFE to spearhead ‘Internet for All’ initiative

6 Aug 2019

The Mexican government has selected state utility firm Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) to oversee its ‘Internet para Todos’ initiative, via subsidiary CFE Telecomunicaciones. The decision was rubber-stamped on 2 August, when it was included in the government’s Diario Oficial de la Federacion (DOF). The unit will be in charge of extending fixed broadband infrastructure to parts of the country not yet covered by the country’s private operators.