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Achterhoek take more steps for fibre in rural areas

Wednesday 19 April 2017 | 15:50 CET | News
A number of municipalities in the Achterhoek have another step to accelerate the deployment of fibre in the countryside, the Gelderlander reported. The municipalities have put together a plan to roll out a system of empty tubes in order to make fibre deployment easier. The idea has garnered the support of the Zutphen Lochem, Bronckhorst, Doesburg, Montferland, Oude IJsselstreek and Doetinchem municipalities.

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Companies: CIF
Countries: Netherlands
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