More than 1500
people in the Ancash region will have
access to mobile services and the Internet through the program
“Comunicaciones de la Cuenca Ancash”, signed on 23 September
2011, between the Antamina Mining Fund and Telefonica.
Antamina Mining Fund
and Telefonica initiated a project that
allows access to mobile and Internet services in the districts of:
San Pedro de Chana, Huacchis and San Marcos.
To this end,
Telefonica will implement two mobile phone base stations, which will
benefit 11 towns of Yanacancha Mining Camp, among which are: Cambio
90, Vistoso, Ayash Huaripampa, Ayas Pichiu, San Cristóbal de Tambo,
Centro Pichiu, Huancayoc, Puca Puca, Huishllag, Cashapatac y Atash.
Also it will provide coverage to hospitals, police stations, medical
centers and institutions that benefit to local population.
Also, the Antamina mining
company through its association Antamina (Mining Fund) will provide
Mobile Internet to 30 schools which will have internet services for
Vice President of Business Segment of Telefonica, expressed great
satisfaction over the agreement that will provide telecommunications
access to more Peruvian in Ancash region. "In Telefónica, we
have been conducting several initiatives aimed at promoting digital
inclusion through telecommunications, helping to improve the quality
of life of most people and this is a sample of it", he said.
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