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EC frees up EUR 400 mln for Spanish gigabit fibre rollout

Tuesday 10 December 2019 | 15:15 CET | News
The European Commission has approved a total of EUR 400 million of public aid to support the deployment of high-speed broadband networks in Spain, above all to consumers and businesses in areas with insufficient connectivity. Over 10 million Spaniards had contracted fixed broadband connections at speeds of 100 Mbps and above at the end of the second quarter of 2019 but the funds will be used to roll out networks with download and upload speeds of at least 300 Mbps, upgradeable to 1 Gbps, in areas where no network offering download speeds of at least 30 Mbps is already present or planned in

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Companies: CNMC / European Commission
Countries: Spain
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