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Deutsche Telekom to build fibre network in Stuttgart with govt subsidies

Wednesday 27 June 2018 | 13:25 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom announced it will construct a fibre-optic network in Stuttgart, Germany, and the surrounding region with the help of "billions" in state subsidies, reported Golem.de. Telekom called its venture in Stuttgart "a unique, Germany-wide pilot project" that marks Telekom's first large-scale implementation of its strategy of a "partner-based expansion" with the public sector. Telekom said it would also invest "massively" in improvements to the region's mobile network as part of the project, making the Stuttgart area one of the first in Germany to receive a 5G network.

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