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Eco calls for more ambitious broadband goals in next German govt

Friday 18 August 2017 | 11:01 CET | News
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The German government has made clear progress with its Digital Agenda over the past three years, but the new government will need to set more ambitious goals, particularly for broadband expansion, according to an assessment from industry group Eco. The group has set up a website for voters to check the different proposals of the political parties on network policy. The issues facing the next government will be discussed also at the Network Policy Forum on 5 September in Berlin, where the economics minister Brigitte Zypries will speak. 

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