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DT CEO says German fibre roll-out not realistic

Monday 22 February 2016 | 16:34 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom CEO Niek Jan van Damme said that a comprehensive fibre expansion for significantly faster internet speeds in Germany is not realistic as "no one has the necessary EUR 80 billion". Speaking in an interview with Die Welt, he said he is still optimistic about achieving the federal government's broadband goals of supplying speeds of at least 50 Mbps to every household by 2018.

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Companies: Deutsche Telekom
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