Rostelecom wins $4.2bn Russian fibre optic investment deal

Russian fibre optic investment: The Russian government  is to sign a 10-year contract worth $4.2bn with Rostelecom for the provision of fibre-optic lines across the country, with the long-term goal of connecting all communities with over 250 residents to Russia’s overland fibre-optic network at a speed of not less than 10 Mbit per second. ITAR-TASS