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Iran Telecom Expansion Outlined

According to the ICT Ministry, communications infrastructure expansion covered several Iranian cities and 95% of villages to make life more convenient for the general public, especially during the pandemic
Iran Telecom Expansion Outlined
Iran Telecom Expansion Outlined

Communication infrastructures have covered 100% of Iranian metropolitan areas and 95% of rural districts, information and communications technologies minister said.
Releasing a statement on the occasion of World Telecommunications and Information Society Day (May 17), Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi also highlighted Iran’s ICT development and acknowledged the contribution of industry insiders, ICT Ministry’s website,, reported.
According to the official, 98% of Iranians have access to reliable and high-speed communication services and the broadband internet network has over 80 million subscribers.
“Infrastructures have been established for online education nationwide with over 76,000 schools and educational centers being connected to the internet,” Jahromi said.


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