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* POST, TELECOMM & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY COMPANY AND SIRTI –LIBYA

Italian telecommunication equipment producer Sirti was awarded a 68 million Euro telecommunication network construction contract by the Libyan Post, Telecomm & Information Technology Company. The company will be responsible for developing the project, construction, installation, and training of future staff. The project should be completed within 18 months and will cover 3,200 km of the northern and eastern areas of the country. The new optical fibre network is part of Libya's plan to renew its telecommunications network, which envisages building advanced access networks in the country's main cities.

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