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FCC proposes $954m disaster relief package for Caribbean telecoms sector

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Thursday 08 March 18

Six months after Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated much of the Caribbean, the FCC is proposing to allocate almost $1 billion to repair the battered and beleaguered telecoms sectors in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands

The US' Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has proposed a $954 million plan to repair damaged and destroyed telecoms infrastructure in Puerto Rico and The US Virgin Islands, in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.  The Caribbean islands' telecoms infrastructure was ravaged by two major hurricanes in the space of a fortnight…

The US' Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has proposed a $954 million plan to repair damaged and destroyed telecoms infrastructure in Puerto Rico and The US Virgin Islands, in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.  The Caribbean islands' telecoms infrastructure was ravaged by two major hurricanes in the space of a fortnight…

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