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Breko says German public backs FTTB construction

Wednesday 4 October 2017 | 19:56 CET | News
The German association of alternative operators Breko has evaluated the public voting on "Gigabit Germany" that it organised under the campaign aimed at active support of FTTH/B construction. It said 90 percent of decision makers, members of the public and businesses who voted on the dedicated web site supported FTTH/B network construction. As a result, Breko calls for the new government to set an objective to bring fibre-optic infrastructure to every building in Germany by 2025.

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Companies: BREKO
Countries: Germany
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