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Chorus completes Rural Broadband Initiative

Thursday 9 June 2016 | 15:31 CET | News
Chorus announced that the company has completed its five-year project under the Government's Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI), bringing better broadband to hundreds of thousands of people all over New Zealand. Chorus' RBI work has resulted in more than 1,200 cabinets being upgraded across New Zealand, meaning about 110,000 households and businesses now have access to faster broadband, with uptake at about 85 percent. In addition, more than 1,000 rural schools and 39 health providers can also access fibre.

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Companies: Chorus
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