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* LTC and Alcatel-Lucent - Libya

Alcatel-Lucent will build a WiMax network in Libya costing 70 million dinars ($59.68 million) to bring wireless Internet to the north African country's towns and cities. Work will begin immediately with the aim of launching the services for an estimated 300,000 users by the start of 2009, the officials said at a signing ceremony in Tripoli. Years of sanctions left Libya with an outdated and undeveloped national infrastructure. Foreign governments and companies have been jostling for lucrative contracts there since the sanctions were lifted

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