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Danish parliament backs policy to promote telecoms development including 5G, broadband expansion

Friday 18 May 2018 | 12:11 CET | News
Update: 18 May 2018 | 13:18 CET
The Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate said the parliamentary parties have reached an agreement on telecommunications policy to promote good mobile and broadband coverage in Denmark and to ensure that the country is in the forefront of 5G developments. The 'Agreement on Top Class Broadband and Mobile – Future Telepolicy for All Denmark', outlines an overall policy and six concrete initiatives to support it.

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