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Deutsche Telekom outlines plan for 99% 5G population coverage by 2025

Thursday 11 October 2018 | 14:46 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom has unveiled its plan to bring 5G to Germany. At its annual networks day in Berlin, the company also defended its fixed broadband strategy, saying it will continue to roll-out VDSL while ramping up FTTH gradually, in cooperation with partners.

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