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  • Telefónica is seeking innovative an...

    Telefónica is seeking innovative and sustainable solutions around the world to accelerate its ‘Internet para Todos’ global connectivity project

    Telefónica is looking for innovative proposals to connect isolated or remote rural areas anywhere in the world, making connections between people and access to mobile internet possible. The period for receipt of ideas begins today and continues until 30 June 2019 through the 2019 Internet For All Global Call, under the project of the same name launched by Telefónica last year. Internet For All represents a significant business opportunity for Telefónica in areas which remain uncovered by traditional infrastructure, while being at the same time a sustainable, responsible project designed to reduce the digital gap.

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  • Telefónica leads the Digital Rights...

    Telefónica leads the Digital Rights Ranking index 2019

    Telefónica leads, for the first time, the telecommunications industry of the 2019 Ranking Digital Rights Corporate Accountability Index, which assesses transparency and commitment of technology and communication companies regarding privacy and freedom of expression. With 57 points, the company ranks first among the 12 companies assessed and is the entity that has improved the most in the last two years, rising 24 points.

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  • BBVA and Telefónica explore busines...

    BBVA and Telefónica explore business opportunities with startups with the support of the European Commission

    Telefónica and BBVA hosted a two-day event with 18 top innovative small firms as part of the on-going initiative by the EIC to support the success of innovation in Europe. The top-class innovators taking part in the event represented a wide variety of backgrounds from across 13 countries, ranging from security and enterprise business growth to educational technology and the Internet of Things. All the participants were selected by experts of Telefonica and BBVA from among more than 4,500 companies who received funding through the EIC-SME Instrument”.

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  • Telefónica agrees the sale of 11 da...

    Telefónica agrees the sale of 11 data centers for €550 million to Asterion Industrial Partners

    The transaction perimeter covers 11 Data Centers with an installed service capacity of 29 MW located in 7 countries: Argentina (2), Brazil (2), Chile (1), Spain (2), Mexico (1), Peru (2) and United States (1). The sale includes the signing of a long-term housing services agreement to the Telefónica Group, which will enable the company to maintain its commercial offer and leadership in connectivity and cloud services intact.

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